The grass really is greener on the other side of the fence. 

At least, that’s what more than 7 million Americans must think.  Many packed their bags with kids in tow. They jumped on planes, trains or automobiles and left the United States.

You might even know some of them.  A middle class family in your neighborhood disappears one day.  Ten years later, they come back.  A jealous neighbor pulls you aside.  “God knows where John and Lucy just came from.  They paid cash for their new home. They don’t owe a penny on their two new Audis. 

Does it remind you of Breaking Bad?”

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