Jubilee Girl

Fintan O’Toole

I came across a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in the National Gallery in London. In the picture, the Queen is long and thin. Except for her crown and the flecks of gold sprinkled on her pink dress, she might be Olive Oyl from the old Popeye cartoons. From her left hand she swings one of…

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