The seemingly insignificant thing which causes the inability or unwillingness to endure any more of the burden.
The name of the letter writer is always changed, and usually there is no mention of city, state, or country.
Troubles are the same everywhere. Many letters read as if they might have been written by your next-door neighbor, and they might have.
Or they might have come from Australia, South Africa, or Spain.
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Invade – to enter as if to take possession, to intrude upon.