Every enemy of Trump is going to be dropping the dime on him to Mueller. Moreover, there is no history of special counsels being appointed and applauded by the press, who went home without taking scalps.
Trump understands this. Reports of his frustration and rage suggest that he knows he has been maneuvered, partly by his own mistakes, into a kill box from which there may be no bloodless exit.
One of my recurring failings in life is an unjustified confidence in the base decency of Man. I keep expecting it to reveal itself - somewhere.
In the Mueller investigation, which should already be over with a report to Congress that there was no 'collusion', we see an ever-expanding scope of inquiry. We are watching the long-held understanding that '...if they want you, they will find something and get you...' - the Mueller Team is now in hunt mode to find anything for a single purpose - make President Trump impotent, by any means necessary.
We are watching the American version of the modern Coup.
Even if the President 'survives' and avoids impeachment, his ability to accomplish his campaign goals is no longer feasible. The 'Establishment' won't even repeal ObamaCare - an act in their own political self-interests - because doing so would empower the President. They will not fund the wall beyond token measures. They are waiting for the next election, when even if Trump/Pence win, the Dem wing of the Establishment will take the House or Senate to finalize the obstructionist goal of the swamp.
The only question remaining: How will America First Patriots respond to the undeniable, fully-on-display reality that the ballot box has been stolen from them by evil men who mean to be Masters...