From Pine View Farm

The Burden of Wealth 2

Zoe Williams pities the rich, suffering gazallionaires. A nugget (emphasis in the original):

8. Some people, especially people who aren’t rich, have no idea how small a £2m house can be.

Mansion? YOU CALL THIS A MANSION? I wouldn’t make my enemy’s dog live in it, it’s not even near a park.

More at the link.


  1. George Smith

    March 12, 2013 at 2:11 pm

    “rich man’s burden” – it sometimes leads to panic reactions, like philanthropic urges, which business school psychologists (who knew?) can teach you how to overcome with relaxing exercises.

  2. Frank

    March 12, 2013 at 2:40 pm

    The column was certainly satire, but it’s too close to how the one per cent you will pardon the expression actually thinks . . . .