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It's her fault

It’s the Queen’s fault.

Why I was forced to wear closed toe shoes in a big crowd.

Why I answered the phone with “To whom do you wish to speak.” 401 more words

Humor

Eight historic department stores in London…8. John Lewis

The upmarket department store chain John Lewis traces its origins back to 1864 when the man himself opened a drapers at 132 Oxford Street (later renumbered, it’s the site of the current store). 495 more words

Twentieth Century

How rich is Elizabeth II?

Her personal fortune is estimated in $ 490 million, which is composed by land estates, artworks, jewels and even a stamp collection.

The Queen of England source of income come from sovereign grant ($ 55 million), which is used to cover maintenance of palaces, travels and her staff. 46 more words

Travel

Day 149: Words, Words, Words - Elizabeth II (2016)

“But to be inspirational you don’t have to save lives or win medals.  I often draw strength from meeting ordinary people doing extraordinary things: volunteers, carers, community organizers and good neighbors; unsung heroes whose quiet dedication makes them special.” 8 more words

Words, Words, Words

Wonderful picture of HM the Queen with HRH The Prince of Wales!

Taken earlier this year! Not sure who took this picture but it is wonderful! Wonderful picture of HM the Queen with HRH The Prince of Wales! 37 more words

From The Emperor's Desk

New Job, New Videos

Hi all,

I haven’t been too active with blogging lately because I’ve been busy in my new job! This summer, I accepted a videographer position with the North Carolina Department of Natural and Cultural Resources ( 102 more words

Filmmaking