( CNN) The power of the British monarchy has been on display in recent tragedies.

Whether comforting victims of the Grenfell tower block fire or unveiling the priorities of her government in the nation opening of Parliament, Queen Elizabeth II has demonstrated the sort of steady, dignified endurance that rises above the chaos of a divisive Brexit vote and an inconclusive general election.

Leave it to Prince Harry to spoil it all.

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