Friday 23 June 2017

The ship's sinking

Sir -- In the end small business and its workers have slowly disappeared, driven down by ever-increasing taxes to pay for ever-increasing national debt.

Some of them who remain have become plot farmers like the smallholders of yore, trying to maintain self-sufficiency against the ever increasing threat of robbery and violence.

Marauding gangs roam the deserted streets. Government and law enforcement is almost non-existent.

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