It’s not surprising that most people are averse to change. But some of the worries people have about Britain leaving the European Union are wildly pessimistic. They paint a world so gloomy that even fantasy writers would have a hard time selling these ideas to publishers. The level of gloom simply wouldn’t be seen as realistic enough.
For instance, in a coffee shop one morning a young Frenchman asked me (I’m English) if he’d be able to visit Britain after the so-called Brexit (Britain’s exit from the E.U.). Read more here.