Hey, Brexiters: Spam and other tinned goods are still widely available. It’s still possible to make homemade wholemeal bread and mock apricot tarts out of carrots. You can even dig a hole in your back yard, put a tin roof over it and go and sleep in it, and pretend the traffic noises are Home Guard armoured cars driving past. You can live out your own personal “Very Well, Alone” fantasy without dragging the rest of us into it.
In the end, there was nothing behind David Davis’s swagger. How frustrating that he got to choose when to go, rather than being sacked last December for bullshitting about the “57” impact reports. Not that Dominic Raab is any improvement.