Donald Trump ‘like small boy in a toy shop’ at palace, says body language expert
Donald Trump looks like “a small boy in a toy shop” as the Queen shows him a room full of artefacts at Buckingham Palace, a body language expert has said.
Judi James, analysing the behaviour between the Monarch and the US president, says Trump looks genuinely engaged.
He asks questions, is absorbed, and even stoops down to the Queen’s level to chat, she says.
Judi James said: “You can almost see the rapport building as Trump and the Queen make their way round this room full of artefacts, with the Queen clearly showing her knowledge of US history while Trump drops his ‘President on a state visit’ body language and looks more like a small boy in a toy shop.”
She continues: “Apart from one look up to check where the cameras are Trump looks genuinely engaged here and even uses the exhibits to stoop down to the Queen’s level to chat and gaze, which creates the first possible piece of mirroring between the two.
“Trump asks questions, pointing and looking totally absorbed and watching her husband in action, Melania really does seem to produce a smile of what looks like happy pride…….read more
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