In December 2019, former Australian Prime Minister, Scott Morrison, went to Hawaii for a family holiday.
In his absence, his Deputy took the reins. The system worked as it should.
As happens every year in Australia – every year – the summer flames were mounting their presence. Bushfires were breaking out. Two volunteer firefighters died in NSW.
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