Good for PM David Cameron. Some pretty gutsy things for a sitting PM in Great Britain to say, regardless of WHY he may have said them.
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Happy 450th birthday William Shakespeare!
Today 23rd April is widely regarded as William Shakespeare’s birthday. Shakespeare is one of the most well known and influential playwrights of our time, yet little is known about his childhood. 532 more words
It Was the Best of Times; it Was the Worst of Times
Charles Dickens begins the publication, in serial form, of his Tale of Two Cities. 1,967 more words
The Princess Royal’s Not So Happy Life
As we watched Kate Middleton marry into the Royal Family, people kept saying things that made the life of a princess seem “ideal,” but we who have studied the Regency Period can name six princesses who knew nothing of the glam and glamour of being named “princess.” The Princess Royal, Charlotte Augusta Matilda, was the oldest of those. 896 more words