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He who has nothing has nothing to lose

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  17 October 2018 Post equitem sedet atra cura Wealth and worry – you can’t have one … Continue reading

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Batting for England

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  13 October 2018 “It’s a funny kind of month October. For the really keen cricket fan … Continue reading

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Life is the breath of a buffalo

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  12 October 2018 “A little while and I will be gone from among you, whither I … Continue reading

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Doing things by halves

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An open and closed case

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  8 October 2018 So far as the living are concerned, death is a closed book.  One … Continue reading

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Disraeli

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Why the UK does not need the EU crutch

4 July 2016 “[Je refuse] la création d’une zone de libre-échange de l’Europe occidentale, en attendant la zone atlantique, laquelle ôterait à notre continent sa propre personnalité.”    Le général de Gaulle, 1967. “I refuse to accept the creation of … Continue reading

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