Britain is leaving the EU – just as Europe is on the up
Merkel and Macron are planning for a ‘golden decade’ and won’t let Brexit negotiations derail them
But a couple of politicians planning for a golden decade and a golden decade actually turning up are rather different things, aren’t they?
Malenkov was really quite certain that 1960s Soviet Union was going to be a golden decade. Stalin that the 1930s were in fact one.