On holiday in Thailand a couple of years ago I had a serious discussion about the EU during which my Belgian companion turned to me and asked: “Where are you a citizen of?”

“The United Kingdom of course,” I replied.

“Well, I am a citizen of Europe first and Belgium second. There’s the difference.”

It says it all.

IG Tew
Milford on Sea, Hants, UK

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