The Queen, my hat and I
Strictly for those who retain an interest in matters royal, here is proof that I was there and an answer to the most frequently asked question, 'What did she say to you?' Bear in mind that I have just been announced as 'Jancis Robinson, for services to broadcasting and journalism' and an Equerry has just prompted HM with a whispered 'wine, Ma'am'. HM (looking rather doubtful): 'So, you write?' JR: 'Yes, Your Majesty, and talk quite a lot too.' HM (looking no less puzzled): 'And broadcast too?' JR: 'Yes, Ma'am'. (At least I think I remembered my Ma'am...) HM: 'About wine?' JR: Gush, gush. HM: 'Good,...
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