We are with Europe but not of it. We are linked, not combined. We are interested and associated, not absorbed. And should European statesmen address us in the words that were used of old – Shall I speak for thee to the King or the Captain of the Host? – we should reply with the Shunamite woman: “Nay sir, for we dwell among our own people”.
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From stettin in the baltic to trieste in the adriatic, an iron curtain has descended across the continent.