Bonefishblues wrote:I think that you have got the wrong end of the stick in terms of what he was saying. He was absolutely not saying that the service was decadent. He was saying that our recent reliance on low paid labour was what was decadent as a country.
No, I understand him exactly as you do.
What I'm saying is that to describe this as "decadence" is easy when you can afford the consequences of doing otherwise, which will be that thousands of the poorer in our society will find care unavailable to them.