Re: ''Keeping it in the family'' (PostBag, Aug 27).
When the political quagmire was a group of sharks circling the pool to get their share of the take, nobody minded somebody making a killing because their turn would come. A group of senators from the same group of families would be no great problem.
Since 2004 when the (defunct) Thai Rak Thai Party (TRT) was about to get its goose to lay the golden egg (aka the village fund) at election time, the coalition partners were invited to join TRT for the one party state. ''Are you with us or against us?''
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