"Most Holy Father and Lord, we know and from the chronicles and books of the ancients we find that among other famous nations our own, the Scots, has been graced with widespread renown. They journeyed from Greater Scythia by way of the Tyrrhenian Sea and the Pillars of Hercules, and dwelt for a long course of time in Spain among the most savage tribes, but nowhere could they be subdued by any race, however barbarous." Excerpt from Declaration of Arbroath. Dia Linn a Saor Alba.
Because the Scots are Sovereign, WE do not need to play by Westminster or Holyrood's rules, nor do We need their permission to be free. The Act of Union is Illegal and in direct violation of Scotland's Constitution, The declaration of Arbroath. We can be free tomorrow if we wanted, WHY are We not Free???
He, that his people and his heritage might be delivered out of the hands of our enemies, met toil and fatigue, hunger and peril, like another Macabaeus or Joshua and bore them cheerfully. Him, too, divine providence, his right of succession according to or laws and customs which we shall maintain to the death, and the due consent and assent of us all have made our Prince and King.