Start: He was so dashing. One forgets th
See more monologues from Peter Morgan
The Queen is having a private meeting with her current Prime Minister, Gordon Brown.
Start: He was so dashing. One forgets that now. On the electoral trail in 1955 the women of Britain lined the streets. A year later, he was a disgraced man.
End: I suppose that’s what happens if you stick round long enough. The same people, the same ideas come round again and again. Wearing a different coloured tie.
For full extended monologue, see:
Peter Morgan. The Audience. London: Faber and Faber, 2013, p.31.