Undank ist der Welten Lohn (nothing is so hard as man’s ingratitude).
What were you expecting, Germany? The Greeks have politely but firmly said no to a recent offer made by 160 German tax collectors who were ready, willing and able to fly down to Greece and help their Greek tax collector buddies gather Greek taxes in a more efficient and Teutonic-like manner.
The Greeks may be broke, but they’re not crazy. Not even Germans can stand German tax collectors
Als Begründung müssen die “hart arbeitenden griechischen Beamten” herhalten.