"You turn if you want to. The Lady's not for turning."
What would Baroness Thatcher make of this?
Before 12:30 during First Minister's questions Annabel Goldie told the First Minister:
"Many questions need to be answered and must be answered if Miss Sturgeon is to retain the confidence of this Parliament."
Yet within a couple of hours when an emergency meeting of the Bureau met to discuss the possibility of an emergency statement, the SNP said no and when it went to the vote the Scottish Conservative and
Annabel is not so much the iron lady, as the ironing lady, dashing away with the smoothing iron, to smooth the path for a increasingly trouble Alex Salmond and the SNP who have also announced that their plans to introduce the Referendum Bill plans were now shifting to after the general election.