Abernathy wrote: ↑
Mon May 13, 2019 11:36 am
To KarlT : There are wonderful cheeses, superb beers, moderate climes, and progressive government to be had in all sorts of places other than the UK - Germany, Belgium, France, Czech Republic, and so on. And people speak English nearly everywhere - though learning is a good thing.
Yes, I actually found a bar in Sorrento serving Italian craft beers - there is such a thing, and they're not the nasty over-hopped USA style stuff that tastes like grapefruit pith. It was an odd thing in an otherwise uniform sea of Peroni. But the price was eye-watering.
I exaggerate of course. But my point was that I've never prior to now found any reason to even consider emigration - this is home
, this is familiar, it's what I know. Now, I'm not so sure.
What really sticks in my craw is arseholes like Farage taking the things I love and making them emblems of his campaign of xenophobia and pathetic nationalism.
Might as well ask the bloody cat.