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’’I’m overwhelmed by family demands and feel all alone’’

Our agony aunt, Mary Fenwick, offers a new perspective on whatever is troubling you

MARY FENWICK is a business coach, journalist, fundraiser, mother, divorcee and widow

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Q My husband works abroad for two weeks out of four, and has done for a long time, but I find it harder to cope. We have two children – both have left school but are still living at home, a dog, and elderly parents on both sides who need care, and all of it falls on my shoulders. He would like the family to relocate to where he is, but I feel it is impossible for me to just leave. Also, I love living in the UK. What can we do? Name supplied

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