She may lack a grand political imagination, but in times of national crisis, her calm coherence and feel of moral duty is a possibility just what is called for
For the status of women on the verge of running the country, Theresa May has seemed nearly preternaturally calm during the past few days.
Shes basically the same as ever; quite relax and joyful. Theres no gumption of penitentiary institutions colors falling, says a longstanding friend who has observed her closely during the campaign. But then, unlike Andrea Leadsom, apparently seriously shaken by a single weekend of hostile media coverage, May knew better than anyone what to expect.