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Post the Ninety-Second: In Which We Find Kubla Khan

And thus we conclude our Ren Faire retrospective, Gentle Reader. If you’re in Washington State, USA, please drop by – the second weekend starts tomorrow, and there’s another after that! 961 more words

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#51- Abdication By Juliet Nicholson

Abdication tells the story of King Edward VIII who decided to abdicate the throne to marry American socialite and divorcee, Wallis Simpson, at the brink of World War II.  327 more words

Scandalous Women: Scandalous Royal Romance: King Carol II of Romania and Magda Lupescu

Originally posted on Scandalous Women

The story of how King Edward VIII of Great Britain abdicated the throne for the ‘Woman I Love,’ the thrice-divorced Wallis Warfield Simpson is well-known.   252 more words

20th Century

Changing of the Guard: Spain Has a New King

Thanks, Patrick!

Another abdication took place and yes, a NEW regime continues to set up camp—in countries worldwide.

I hope Felipe is up for the job. 577 more words

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THREE STEPS TO LET YOU KNOW THAT TIMES HAVE CHANGED (2005)

1. King Edward VII reigns.

2. King Edward VII falls in love with divorcee Wallis Simpson.

3. Having to choose, King Edward VII abdicates and marries Wallis Simpson. 17 more words

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