The family said, “The system will only help you when it’s already too late.”
The social worker said, “I came into this job to help people, but our systems get in the way.”
The manager said, “We know we need to do things differently, but we have to work within the systems we have been given.”
The director said, “We’ve got an exciting new vision for empowering people, but our systems take so long to catch up.”
The Minister said, “The first thing you learn in this job is how hard it is to change the system.”
But there was no system, so the system said nothing.