Read Tony Parsons’ fine piece on Her Maj in the Mirror.co.uk

Tony Parsons illustration, May 21, 2011

SO calm, so cool, so relaxed – as a pipe bomb was made safe in County Kildare and a mob burned the Union Flag, the Queen toured the Republic of Ireland and proved she has ice in her veins.

Plus gin, of course.

Eighty-five years old – and she just negotiated a historical minefield with grace, courage and humanity.

Click on link to go to the Mirror

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