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Sunday Afternoon Fade

Sunday afternoon is always that time of transition from weekend to regular week.  I would have said work week but I don’t get paid to work, so the two time periods are hardly distinguishable except for the change in traffic patterns.   1,070 more words


Back in the History: Second Royal Babies

Was I the only one who was hoping the royal baby was born on April 21?
Reminder: in fact Queen Elizabeth was born on April 21, 1926. 68 more words

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Girl Power

As the Great Kate Wait of 2015 drags on, giving a whole new meaning to Kate’s somewhat unfair nickname of the noughties, “Waity Katie,” bets on the arrival of a new baby a girl continue to be placed at a feverish rate. 671 more words


British Royals Commemorate ANZAC Day and Gallipoli Centennary

Members of the British Royal Family commemorated ANZAC Day and the  today with three ceremomies in London. Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence and Princess Anne attended the first, an ANZAC Day Dawn Service at Wellington Arch. 350 more words

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10 Of The Weirdest Things You Didn’t Know About The Queen Mary 2

Story by Cruise.co.uk

She’s big, she’s posh and she cost lots of dosh (approx $300,000 per berth = a heck of a lot!).

When it comes to the flagship liner in Cunard’s fleet of three, the above is all plain to see, even if you’ve only ever clapped eyes on her on a postcard from a gloating relative! 1,570 more words

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Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Royal Embryo

Sherlock Holmes read a most alarming story in the papers today. Apparently, there is some rumor going around that Charles and Diana have a “secret daughter”.   391 more words