If we study
the history of development and poverty, we will find that
western farm surpluses are caused mostly by productivity
improvements caused by advances in farm machinery and crop
chemistry (fertilizers, pesticides, etc.). "In the US that
translates to 3% of the population feeding the other 97% and
friend is incapable of coping with a situation
with enormous difficulties that emerge due to limited financial income.
I know that her boyfriend, like in the past years, will not send her any
letter, not offer any communication - she does not know, is he dead or
alive. My friend crying all the time with the
thought of her boyfriend's harsh treatment.
I too get completely
exhausted trying to console my friend. This crying has no
end. There is no solution except to get emotionally upset and drop tears
incessantly. Her boyfriend left her to join the foreign job.