At a time in British Politics where there is no substantial evidence of anyone who could influence events and who seems to care about the overall welfare of the population. Just at time when we stumble into a momentous and ill-considered action
This event springs to mind.
Cromwell Dissolves The Long Parliament (20 April 1653)
Cromwell was hardly a man who would sit well in today’s public ideal of a Prime Minister…..however…….
He said words which are applicable to these times ” You have sat too long for any good you have been doing lately…Depart, I say; and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!’