To say I’m beyond shocked is an understatement. It’s the morning after the night before and I feel like I’ve done a pub crawl and somehow landed back at my house worse for wear.
Austerity, such a harsh word, and yet we’ve lived the past five years through it all and now another five years loom, making it ten years. The UK has suffered enough, it was time for change.
It seems like a good portion of the electorate liked David Cameron’s speech, “about being given the opportunity to finish the job, and the UK seeing more money in their pockets” and it proved a vote winner.
As a writer I’ve read Charles Dickens’s works, in particular, “A Tale Of Two Cities” about England and Paris. But I’d look at this election a little differently. To me, it was about the rich vs the poor. And the rich won whilst the poor lost.Read more