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The queen of happiness

Saturday 28 November 2020 | Written by Losirene Lacanivalu | Published in Features, Weekend

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The queen of happiness
Te Maeu O Te Rangi Teikamata Ariki Mii O’Bryan at her home in Mitiaro. Photo taken by: LOSIRENE LACANIVALU 20112712

At 92, Te Maeu O Te Rangi Teikamata Ariki Mii O’Bryan is the oldest and one of the longest reigning royals in the Cook Islands. Mama Mii hesitantly accepted the title in 1985 but has grown into the role, doing her best for the people. Losirene Lacanivalu met the island’s queen on her first-ever visit to Mitiaro.

At 92, Te Maeu O Te Rangi Teikamata Ariki Mii O’Bryan is the oldest and one of the longest reigning royals in the Cook Islands. Mama Mii hesitantly accepted the title in 1985 but has grown into the role, doing her best for the people. Losirene Lacanivalu met the island’s queen on her first-ever visit to Mitiaro.


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