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The Unbreakables: Autumn Shoe Staples #1

It’s too wet for ballet flats, too cold for sandals, and too warm for riding boots: Autumn, many people will say, is definitely the most difficult season in terms of footwear! 715 more words



The saucy royal pictured wiping off some stray flecks of Captain Scott’s spadge following his pre-polar hand shandy

In a sensational speech to The Royal Geographical Society, the noted historian Sir Michael Carter claims to have seen documentary evidence that Queen Victoria masturbated iconic polar explorer, Captain Robert Scott, to completion a week before his first 1901 trek to reach the South Pole “for luck” 175 more words


Restoring a Ghost Inscription from Reading

I have deep respect for the immense learning, skills, and achievements of many of my academic teachers as well as other scholars with whom I was fortunate enough to cross paths at various stages of my professional life. 434 more words


Gangland murder in Liverpool

Good day to you all. Sergeant James Mendick here again. It has been a quiet weekend, with just the usual quota of drunks and assorted blackguards causing problems and nothing major to disturb the peace of good Queen Victoria. 711 more words


Queen Victoria.

We were tired.
But we refused to head back and rest his head on a pillow, mine on his chest. We couldn’t waste a night here. 714 more words


Late Portrait of Victoria

This is not about an artist’s impression of Queen Victoria in her later years, though she can be found here.  It is a retrospective of Victoria, the capital of the Seychelles island group and probably named after her.  766 more words

Yacht Pipistrelle

(WS1) Royals - The Young Victoria

Release date: 6 March 2009
Genre: Romance/ Comedy/ Drama/ Documentary/ Biographical/ Historical drama/ Docudrama
Directed by: Jean-Marc Vallée
Produced by: Martin Scorsese, Graham King, Timothy Headington and Sarah Ferguson… 396 more words