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No, I have to say I was quite surprised by the turn of events that took place the next day. I wasn't and I know there have been occasions in the past where -- well, the Lloyds bid for HBOS Bank of Scotland, for example, where things were at the Competition Commission but we wanted to argue for the jobs and investment criteria, but I'm not saying I was fully conversant with every aspect of the particularities of the reference to the Competition Commission against what the Secretary of State decided to do the next day. I wasn't necessarily expecting that. That came as a bit of a surprise.

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