Comments about Peter Branson
‘Neither a borrower nor a lender be.’ (‘Hamlet’)
Before this latest mess they pestered us
to use their cards, take out cute kit-your-home
out loans. Phone call, spam mail or snail, TV,
imprint; end of the day, we fall. Roll up,
ring out same tired theme tune: “It trickles down,
prosperity, so all do well, d’you see.”
Don’t say when they’ve recouped their share, be bare
bones left for you; blind rambling downturn blues.
They bind us to them heart and soul, refine
with clever marketing how we consume.
The bubble burst, black ...