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How to ‘Suck It Up’ Like a Brit

Dame Maggie Smith at her stoic Dame Maggie Smith-iest. (Photo: ITV/PBS Masterpiece)

If Britain was America’s therapist, we’d have been “let go” after the introductory session. While our two nations see eye-to-eye on many matters of substance, like imperialism and Downton Abbey, we simply can’t agree on how ...