” As a young woman in politics, with few women around, you start to subconsciously behave like men in politics. That comes across as quite hard, tough and humorless, but you’re trying to be taken seriously. “


” I think you should always aim for more. “


” There is nothing in your background that inherently holds you back or means you can’t achieve what others can achieve. You are the master of your own fate, and if you work hard, you can do what you want. “


” I’ve never had a voice coach, but I am about to name drop horrendously here: I did once get some advice on how to project my voice from Sean Connery, which was lovely. It’s all about where you breathe. That’s my claim to fame. “


” I’m a politician, and as you know, politicians are rarely very funny. “


” Haggis is delicious. It is wonderful. It’s spicy, it’s tasty, and you get vegetarian haggis as well. “


” It still annoys me when I read really derogatory things about how a woman looks because you would usually not read these things about a man, and that still has the potential to put women off public life. “



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As a young woman in politics, with few women around, you start to subconsciously behave like men in politics. That comes across as quite hard, tough and humorless, but you
I think you should always aim for more.
There is nothing in your background that inherently holds you back or means you can
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Haggis is delicious. It is wonderful. It
It still annoys me when I read really derogatory things about how a woman looks because you would usually not read these things about a man, and that still has the potential to put women off public life.

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