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I’m delighted Boris is back!

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Urmstongran Mon 27-Apr-20 10:18:34

We are wrestling a mugger to the ground and this is the dangerous part. Together, we can do it. Just hold tight for a little longer British people.

I’ve missed his enthusiasm, his optimism, his confidence and his ability to galvanise us for the common good.

He is arranging cross party talks to bring us all together.

Welcome back that man!

Calendargirl Mon 27-Apr-20 10:20:47

Hear, hear!

merlotgran Mon 27-Apr-20 10:21:57

Welcome back, Boris.

Anniebach Mon 27-Apr-20 10:23:17

Welcome back Boris

Cherrytree59 Mon 27-Apr-20 10:23:45

Captain back at the helm.👍
after falling overboard

Gemini17892 Mon 27-Apr-20 10:24:27

I’m no great political thinker but my ( some would say naive ) view is that every government needs a charismatic figure at the helm but a first class team right behind him or her .
We need his energy and positivity .

gulligranny Mon 27-Apr-20 10:26:45

Couldn't agree more, Urmstongran - well said!

25Avalon Mon 27-Apr-20 10:27:04

The captain is back with his hand on the helm were my first thoughts too. If anyone can steer us through the rocks into clear waters it is him or at least that’s what it feels like.

Jane10 Mon 27-Apr-20 10:28:41

It was great to see him back. An excellent speech too. Saying the things that need to be said in his own inimitable way.

Lewie Mon 27-Apr-20 10:29:46

Hear! Hear! Urmstongran smile

Sparklefizz Mon 27-Apr-20 10:30:19

Well said Urmstongran. Welcome back Boris.

eazybee Mon 27-Apr-20 10:30:34

He has courage and he is a fighter, which he will need more than ever as he faces the next dangerous challenge, as some people's patience begins to wear thin.

Jabberwok Mon 27-Apr-20 10:37:02

'After falling overboard '? Well, thank goodness he was a strong swimmer!!! Boris, what a relief to see you back, PLEASE don't go away again!

Glorybee Mon 27-Apr-20 10:46:36

Welcome back Boris!

grandMattie Mon 27-Apr-20 10:48:18

Hear hear. Welcome back, that man! We missed you...

SalsaQueen Mon 27-Apr-20 10:51:14

I've missed seeing him on tv. I like him so much.

Firecracker123 Mon 27-Apr-20 10:51:42

Yes glad Boris is back.

Shelmiss Mon 27-Apr-20 10:54:23

Welcome back Boris!! 🎉

lavenderzen Mon 27-Apr-20 10:56:08

Welcome back Boris, so glad you are back at the helm.

farview Mon 27-Apr-20 10:59:05

I actually cried watching Boris earlier..he sounded confident, determined..welcome back Boris.

glammanana Mon 27-Apr-20 11:08:48

Welcome back that man so pleased to see him looking so much better than last time he gave a press conference.

Grandad1943 Mon 27-Apr-20 11:10:47

I have to agree that Boris Johnson's address to the nation this morning was excellent in its content and almost Churchillian in its presentation.

At a time when many Conservative Party donors are trying to push the government into unlocking Britain before it is right to do so, then Boris certainly informed them that will not happen.

As someone who does not normally support Conservative government, Johnson would very much seem to be the person this nation needs at this time of great crisis.

For just as Churchill drew Britain together as one entity at a time of immense emergency in 1940, then Boris has demonstrated that he has the same ability in 2020.

farview Mon 27-Apr-20 11:13:37

Grandad1943 you have echoed just what my H said.

Rosalyn69 Mon 27-Apr-20 11:15:03

I’m glad he is back too. I’m not a huge Boris fan but the Tories have looked from shaky without him steering the ship.

craftyone Mon 27-Apr-20 11:16:17

well said OP. I too am glad that Boris is back