I think you've pinpointed the intricacies of the Darling's economic machinations pretty succinctly there.
A Scotsman in a suit telling lies, flanked by a herd of the stunned.
Yesterday I went for a glorious walk in the sunshine. I went first to a small reserve - pristine, quiet water meadows beside the Cherwell that have never been ploughed. Lots of butterflies. Then I found a superb cedar tree and after that I watched some cricket, the air full of the scent of newly mown grass, with buttercups, daisies, bluebells, dandelions and more around the boundary. Yesterday was a !!! day. I noticed in the papers this morning that there'd been a Budget. Ah well.
Yeah that's about the size of it Nige, and also Mark.