June 4, 2012

The Britain We'd Feared We'd Lost

Melanie Phillips, Daily Mail

AP Photo

What a fantastic, glorious, emotional, quite overwhelming spectacle. It wasn’t just that it was flawlessly executed. It wasn’t just that, as billed in advance, it would provide a sight that people would never have seen before.  It was also a triumphant restatement and reaffirmation of a Britain that people love so deeply but which so many fear may have been lost for ever.  Well, here it was still, in all its touching magnificence.

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