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shrieks the lion’s mane across the border.

Order no.1 – you’ll have had
your Scottish Parliament then.

Order no.2 – sit down, sit DOWN!
& do whatever we tell you to do.

Order no.3 – commit suicide
(though it’ll require a vote & Royal Decree).

Order no.4 – bye-bye, cheerio,
toodle pip, ta-ta & please don’t slam the door.

Order no.5 – know your place,
your seat, your privileged space, behave.

We should be sick of taking orders,
so here’s one even they can understand
not from a seat but from people & land –
dissolve the Union, the failed pretence
where orders begin & democracy ends.

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  1. Dougie Blackwood says:

    Just signed the SNP Petition. If they had made a pretence of listening and explained why then it might not have been so bad. The Tory spoke and the Scots MPs did not get to utter a word. Job done sit down quietly and accept what your master tells you. Maybe not!

    We already know why it was done; they want unrestricted power to trade away our fishing, the agreement that Scotch whisky can only be made in Scotland and everything else in an attempt to grab on to any trade deal they can cobble together.

    Sign the petition at https://www.snp.org/powergrab?mc_cid=3f9fffd6ae&mc_eid=4e69d68790

    1. Stuart A. Paterson says:

      Signed. The maist needs makkin o this, no jist a ane-aff but the hail jing-bang. Needs tae mak ilk newspaper heidline the warl owre.

  2. Jac says:

    Where is that video from the Indy ref? The “bow down to your imperial masters” one

      1. Dougie Blackwood says:

        Did you miss the link?

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