“What difference is there between you and these señoritos, now, today, this one day when you are dressed like a peacock?” asked Pete.
“Firstly, only a handful of these are true señoritos, the rest are fantasmas, cantamañanas and some catetos dressed to deceive. Even if the monkey dresses up in silk clothes, he remains a monkey. Now, I, have the blood of the dons, of caballeros running in my veins. It´s true that I am known mainly as a drunk, due of course to my unfortunate malaise, but you notice that in my sober state none dares to challenge me because they as much as I are fully aware of who I am in the traditional scheme of things.
“But surely amongst this quite substantial group there must be some working class family, or some burger who has made good for himself?”
The problem with the election in Spain is that nobody will shift in position. The reason is not ideological but rather due to the the universal nepotism that exists in the country. What starts off with a person favouring another for a post or whatever, never ends . From the most mundane of levels, portero to politicians the country is based on Nepotism. So when these 350 people vote, not one of them will vote for right or wrong , they vote according to interests held by the partys, groups, familys and if you took time to analyse it you would see that it goes back to grass roots,to small people doing favours for one another," EL enchufe". Spain will only become a true democracy once the enchufismo has disappeared on all levels of society. Even now in the midst of the election storm Rajoy has ENCHUFADO Soria a politician who has fallen into grave disrepute to me a leading figure in the World Bank.
Would someone kindly explain to me all the gloom and doom about Brexit.Mrs Thatcher would probably have pulled us out years ago.What's wrong with seeing all the unhappiness and unstability that europe has meant brought to and end. Britain has always been the backbone of the West,but a reasoning democratic transparent backbone. We see and moan each day about all the evils we are suffering,abuse of charge for utilities,constant war,immigration problems caused by covert interference in multiple countrys.I think people all over the world should take a step back and study the past,our forefathers and our traditions, and perhaps take a years sabbatical on the obsessive use of modern technologies,mobile phones,internet,computers games,drones i could go on for hours. INSTEAD readbooks,try to get the old grey matter bubbling again.If you cant think of anything to read try,,MY BOOK..The Boy Who Sailed To Spain