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Have we reached the acceptance stage of Brexit grief?

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by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Sep 3rd, 2018 at 08:41:00 AM EST
Most people got there a long time ago. The calls for a second referendum come almost entirely from within the UK. To be sure,  EU leaders have maintained a formulaic "you are welcome to change your mind" attitude to the UK, but with little expectation that this will happen, and perhaps only to ward off accusations they are acting in a revangiste fashion "to punish the UK".

The question now is what shape Brexit will take, and in that context the odds on a no -deal Brexit have remained high. There has been very little meeting of minds between the UK and EU on how that should play out, and less and less time to resolve the differences. More critically, the political dynamic in Westminster has not changed, making it very difficult to see how any deal will be passed by the Commons.

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