The following ten possible conclusions and explanations of what the price can be are here presented.
I have done little to no editing, acknowledging there words present their view better than mine can. With one exception; one reader gave me their marriages disaster, one which has yet to work itself out. I tried to capture the gist of the message. I am sure I was sorely lacking, but I felt it necessary to change the scenario so that the identities could not be guessed.
Enjoy, and spend some time thinking of the problems and possible solutions they present.