TITLE

I NEVER take the easy option

AUTHOR(S)
Jenny Johnston
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
Daily Mail;3/30/2013, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mary with partner Melanie Rickey Mary Portas has a glorious expression - part disdain, part disgust - which arranges itself on her face as she says, 'Stop it!', or, 'Don't be ridiculous!' The Queen of Shops uses it several times during our interview - especially when I ask if being appointed the Government guru charged with saving our high streets makes her a die-hard Tory, and when I wonder aloud if she ever wears Ugg boots.
ACCESSION #
86437567

 

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