The money side of things was good, but not the rest. I lived in constant fear that they would let us go and we couldn’t pay the bills. That’s what ended up happening.
Farming and living in the country is the kind of lifestyle I always wanted,” Tom explained. “I felt a pull to grow things, to live in and care for nature. I wanted to make a living from growing food for people. It’s like a physical feeling in my chest, a longing to live in the country and farm. It’s difficult to explain.”