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That is where it was left.

Actually, I'm re-reading my letter, and actually my office, not me -- my office learned from two entirely independent sources the identity of the spokesman concerned who had spread the rumour, which had caused some confusion in Mr Cameron's office because it was untrue, and a considerable amount of confusion and annoyance in my office because it was utterly and blatantly untrue. It was a fiction from start to finish, pedalled for whatever reason. I can only make a judgment as to what the reason might be.

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