Y”You take the King’s shilling, you do the King’s bidding.”
This excerpt is taken from Henry Kissinger’s own personal website and the article is dated 24 October, 2016, just ahead of the Trump/Clinton Elections for the job of Commander in Chief and President of the US.
“To the Nixon administration, the wartime alliance was still personal. We respected the vision by which Winston Churchill had transformed Britain’s imperial preeminence into a partnership with America, held together by intangible ties of shared history and values and buttressed through informal arrangements between leaders. In its operation, British diplomats occasionally augmented the traditional diplomatic practice of balancing interests with an element of paternal guidance—if necessary, evoking feelings of guilt to the deviations of their less sophisticated partner. ”