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Fait accompli - French expression meaning a deed already accomplished and therefore something you can do nothing about. What Bozzer would like to produce re Brexit.

Note: No "t" at the end of "accompli". And an "s" only when speaking of a plurality of faits accomplis ("s" after each word). Here endeth the French lesson. ;)

Things are going to slide, slide in all directions
Won't be nothing
Nothing you can measure anymore
L. Cohen

by john_evans (john(dot)evans(dot)et(at)gmail(dot)com) on Thu Sep 12th, 2019 at 01:44:26 PM EST
I am indebted to you, kind sir, for removing the t from my accompli, while allowing my fait to pass muster undiminished by the passage of time since my school French was first acquired. I will add your definition to the body of the diary text...

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Thu Sep 12th, 2019 at 02:22:12 PM EST
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