"In the early 1950s, Harold Macmillan declared that the choice facing the country was between 'the slide into a shoddy and slushy Socialism (as a second-rate power), or the march to the third British Empire.' After Suez only the first option seemed to remain."
"When I survey this work as a whole I find I have drawn a picture of a vanished age."
Churchill, Winston S.; "My Early Life" (1930)
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