At one point he had thought to himself that this was just about what he could henceforth hope to get out of his job when it was at its best. To be left alone to deal with a case in the approved manner, and without outside interference.
(about Martin Beck)
Meaning, of course, the trip to my favourite country is over and I’m back to the routine life in here, hoping not to be too troubled by my fellow citizens. Oir je déteste où j’habite.