Such utter tosh lmao. As if there wasn't a british working class culture of affluence, dressing smart and nice.On the same subject, there's the line in 'Bengali in Platforms': 'Shelve your Western plans / And understand / That life is hard enough when you belong here.' Don't you think the song could be taken as condescending?
'Yeeeees ... I do think it could be taken that way, and another journalist has said that it probably will. But it's not being deliberately provocative. It's just about people who, in order to be embraced or feel at home, buy the most absurd English clothes.'