The informality of a bar can be conducive to satisfactory business dealings. However, it may be necessary to keep a record of what has been agreed. When 4 or 5 pints have been consumed one party may be a bit hazy about precisely how many millions of pounds were to be paid to the other party.
This may sound like the scene of a a surreal play, but is in fact the testimony of one of the UK’s captains of industry. Is it any wonder that young people are voting for Corbyn when capitalists parade their drunken behaviour like a badge of honour?