Alf’s personal best interests are under serious threat, as The Boss dishes out plum jobs to the one-seat-only parties that will form part of the new administrtion.
He hankers for a ministerial job and feels entitled to one.
But The Boss reckons the party’s best interests call for him to deliver a few baubles to the one-man bands.
Alf – as you would expect from a loyal Nat – is saying nothing about his disquiet.
But he isn’t going to stay silent when bloody Winston Peters shoots off his mouth. Again.
Peters will still be sulking about not being the king-maker, Alf imagines.