This was first posted on Facebook on 10th September 2019, with support from my Ko-Fi network.
I have to leave for work in approximately 10 minutes, and I stayed up til Black Rod arrived.
(Which was at twenty past one.)
John Bercow announced he’d be resigning either on the spot if Boris Johnson won his early-election vote, or on 31st October if he didn’t. This was followed by MPs of all parties, Remainers and Leavers, standing up to praise Bercow, justly, for his work as Speaker.