We who are allegedly the ally of France are not supporting France.
We who are allegedly the ally of Germany are not supporting Germany.
We who are allegedly a member of the UN are asserting we will not
respect the UN if it does not do as we choose.

This goes both ways.

Date sent:              Fri, 21 Feb 2003 14:36:05 EST
Send reply to:          "T. S. Eliot Discussion forum." <[log in to unmask]>
From:                   Kate Troy <[log in to unmask]>
Subject:                Re: Poets Against the War
To:                     [log in to unmask]

In a message dated 2/21/2003 11:51:27 AM Eastern Standard Time,
[log in to unmask] writes:

> There is a disturbing attitude in this country, from what I read, that
> if the French or a million Brits or anyone disagrees with Bush they must
> just be wrong and childish ("someone has to be an adult") or treacherous
> (we saved France so they should. . . ) or stupid or mad.

Those countries who are allegedly our allies and who do not support us
most definitely will pay for it later.  By the way, If I was a member of
the French Government, I would start hiding the paintings in the Louvre