Year: 1970 Source: Nursing Times, v.66, (August 20 1970), p.1067-1068 SIEC No: 19842041

George was the third of four children.His father, with whom he had always had a good relationship,was 70,his mother had died two years ago after a long illness during which George nursed her. His breakdown, his determined effort to kill himself and subsequent rehabilitation are described in this article.