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|GR: Not surprising at all
Written by Line
(8/10/2003 8:08 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, The neighbours, penned by Ingrid Linnéa
] Well, I´m afraid this wouldn´t be the first time in history such a thing would happen. My theory is that as John is so rich and influential, the neighbours certainly will speak behind his back. But (almost) noone would have the courage to speak their mind in his face.
Standing up for your principles has always been an "expensive" business, and especially in a world where getting ahead was very much a matter of connections, showing too much sympathy for the underdog might get you in trouble!
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