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Elizabeth Bowen (1899-1973)

It is not everyday that you find a CBE in your sock drawer. But that’s what I came upon when I moved in to my late grandfather’s house in Co Kilkenny in 1999. ‘Commander of the Order of the British Empire’, it announced. I presented the medal to the tribal elder, with question marks, over […]