reaction was one of fear and disappointment. Fear for the future should all the
predictions come true, and disappointment that the truth had not got through.
to terms with that, I avidly kept my eyes on the news in the hope that things
would turn out not to be so bad. Unfortunately my fears have not only come
true, but are in fact worse than I could have imagined. I am not talking about
the economics of things, as that will take a while to become truly apparent,
but the hatred and pure venom that is sweeping the country.
who have been in this country for years, living peacefully, working hard and
making a contribution to our lives are suddenly being attacked by nameless
bigots, if not physically, definitely verbally. Add to this the fact that these
animals seem to think that, not only will immigration magically cease, but that
every immigrant will be ‘sent home’.
they react should we join the EEA and as a result have to keep freedom of
movement as part of the agreement? I fear they will riot!!
held up as an example of what we should aspire to. Well, they have to pay a
tariff to trade, have open borders and have to abide by EU rules - but have
absolutely no say in anything that is decided. I pray sense will prevail and
the racists that are crawling from the woodwork under cover of Brexit will be
firmly put in their place.
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