The Independent reports that David Cameron, Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage have been described as “rats fleeing a sinking ship” following their resignations in the immediate aftermath of Britain’s historic European Union referendum.
Source: David Cameron, Boris Johnson and Nigel Farage described as ‘rats fleeing a sinking ship’ after Brexit vote | UK Politics | News | The Independent
Personally, I think this is a very appropriate description.
With the country in economic turmoil, I think the Summer recess in parliament should be scrapped and the Conservative Party selection of a new leader accelerated. It would be crazy for MPs to go on holiday as if everything is normal.