Sign of the times
Nigel Farage found the fire exit, after his attempted arson in the European Parliament last week. He wants his life back? He's such a pathological narcissist, he probably genuinely believes the peace of mind of 3 million EU citizens (plus that of partners, offspring, friends and family) is a price worth paying for his. And a massive boo-hiss to the Home Office, though I'm almost tempted to smell a Treasury rat behind it, as 3 million times a couple of grand would be a nice little windfall (assuming everybody affected actually wanted to stay that much and could bring themselves to cram for the Brain of
England* Britain general knowledge test). The imminent break is much needed ...
* - we tried it at Hogmanay (3 couples - 2 Scots, 2 EU27 residents of more than 15 years, 1 Canadian-Brit, and me) - and found it very Anglo-centric