September 16, 2022 Marc 2Comment

The Queen had already been on the throne for five years when I was born and since she reigned for seventy years, I, like many others, have never known another monarch. Her death closes a chapter in British history and from a personal point of view, I always regarded her as a rock of continuity. She just always seemed to be there and for all of her life, was above politics of the day – she simply reigned. In her later years years, I came to regard her as one’s favourite grandmother; the kind, all-knowing granny that you could maybe…