Treason with the stroke of a pen
Here is the photograph which Cranmer did not think the world would see. Here we see the unelected Scottish Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland at Lisbon's Jeronimos monastery signing away 1000 years of English history. And the venue was perhaps appropriate, given Mr Brown's apparent monkish preference for cloistered solitude. By this act the duplicitous son of the manse has humiliated himself and betrayed the British people.
If this ‘treaty’ is ratified by Parliament and given Royal Assent (and Cranmer takes neither for granted), it will be for the Conservative Party to pledge themselves unequivocally to a retrospective referendum.
The prayers of a righteous man availeth much…