5.700.10 Directive to resolve the misunderstandings in Northern Ireland

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Andronicos "The Great" as Director of the Human Race and Manager Planet Earth commands and Andronicos "The Cynic" responds as follows.........


Sometimes it takes a wedding to realise that however different the history and background of the parents and parents-in-law may be, however opposite the family religious point of view actually is and the width of the cultural gap - the love a bride and groom have for each other is greater than the sum of the differences of their family traditions. Even if there are skeletons in the ancestral cupboards of both tribes.

I direct the neutral 12-12-12 World Flag be placed everywhere throughout Northern Ireland: in homes, on cars, in offices and in pubs. (Use the simple form which can be copied from the back of this book, or downloaded from the Internet.)

I direct that on the evenings of Saturday December 6th 2003 and December 13th 2003 you enter any pub that displays the World Flag and buy a drink for someone of the same sex you don't know, who you suspect has opposing religious or political beliefs to you. Enter the pub armed with 7 jokes or funny stories. Do not discuss or make jokes about two of the three controversial subjects: religion and politics, unless it is making fun of your own tribe. Avoid wearing or eating oranges on these two historic evenings. Have a good time.

Watch a miracle happen.

I further direct a cease-fire takes place immediately and instruct those who take the lead in getting a permanent solution to the province volunteer for other duties. I don't care what your background was or how many years you spent in prison. If you have renounced terrorism I want your experience and knowledge to be shared at meetings I will arrange, with other tribes. Your first point of call will be Northern Spain. Start packing now.

Watch another miracle happen.

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