Brexit after 47 years of unhappy marriage
The British will no doubt continue to roam the corridors of the European institutions long after they leave!
Leaving the Community put an end to the political strife that sometimes paralyzed Westminster, put an end to the leadership of two prime ministers, but also led to the UK Parliament with the largest Conservative majority of the Margaret Thatcher years.
The United Kingdom is the first country to withdraw from the European Union in its history and I close the 47-year chapter of membership in the Community.
There is now an 11-month transitional period, as well as what is expected to be an extended period of trade negotiations with the EU.