But Sharjah Civil Defence authorities have upped the ante and said they will take strict action against flouters
of safety rules.
Just as Dante's allocation of sinners to their various circles and bolge strips away their social identity, revealing the deeper moral essence that unites each category of sinner, here Boccaccio reveals that beneath their very different costumi, Angiulieri and Fortarrigo are moral twins: father haters and flouters
of God's fourth commandment.
But only of the feckless, the irresponsible and all flouters
of motoring law.
They are joined by the most popular flouters
of the toll - motorists from the UK, Poland, France and Lithuania.
The top hot spot for on-street parking flouters
was the Grosvenor Ward near the town centre, where 1,157 tickets were handed out, followed by Offa where 580 were slapped on vehicles, and Brynyffynnon where 404 drivers were caught out.
At the moment, the law flouters
only face the wrath of their fellow motorists, who may well consider investing in a blow-up dummy passenger.
Strykers of the world--and the prodigal sons, the "privileged, hippie flouters
of authority whose long hair challenged gender conventions" (298).
Italy (33), Ireland (29), Greece (26 cases) and Spain (25) are also identified as serial green legislation flouters
, while Denmark (7), Sweden (8) and Finland (10) are hailed as Europe's environmental good guys.