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Old 07-17-2013, 06:59 PM
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Lovely photos!
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Old 07-17-2013, 08:23 PM
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The hat that PRincess Anne is wearing is c.30 years old

Here she is wearing it at Zara's christening

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The hat that PRincess Anne is wearing is c.30 years old

Here she is wearing it at Zara's christening

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There's those sparkly eyes again!
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Old 07-17-2013, 09:53 PM
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The hat that PRincess Anne is wearing is c.30 years old

Here she is wearing it at Zara's christening

https://i2.wp.com/files.polldaddy.co...55af5c578a.jpg
Anne, and her recycling of clothing...I give her credit for not being a clothes horse.

I love the video of Her Majesty talking to the girl. She appears to have a very easy way with children, and they're not afraid to approach her with their questions.
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The hat that PRincess Anne is wearing is c.30 years old

Here she is wearing it at Zara's christening

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Amazing, I wonder how one keeps a storage system for 30 years of hats and dresses.
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Old 07-18-2013, 04:27 AM
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Watching the video of this walkabout by The Queen her age was very noticeable - at one point she appeared to be more shuffling than actually walking and even a slight stumble (I have watched the video a number of times to check) It is a little stumble but something I noticed because it was the sort of thing many of my elderly lady friends do.
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Old 07-18-2013, 09:59 AM
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Pictured: Moment Fijian soldier sits down when he meets the Queen (but she doesn't bat an eyelid because it is a mark of respect) | Mail Online
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Old 07-18-2013, 11:14 AM
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She did look down at him in the video but she knew what he was doing.
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Old 07-18-2013, 11:35 AM
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I actually think it is impressive that he knew what tradition was. There are young men and women in my country that do not, and for that matter don't care to know. Even more impressive that he took the initiative to respect the Queen in that way.
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Hey, when Nelson Mandela met the Queen, he laid down on the floor at her feet! A sign of respect for royalty in his country.
And when Princess Diana visited India, people touched her feet as a mark of respect.
What did the DM make of that?
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Old 07-18-2013, 03:53 PM
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I think its great that there are different ways of showing respect for a monarch. Its good to keep traditions alive especially when so many traditions are being lost. I admire that soldier who decided to do what he felt and knew was appropriate for who he is and what his people believe. Good for him. On the other hand, when people think its o.k. to touch the Queen, they either are ignorant or just plain dont care.
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I think its great that there are different ways of showing respect for a monarch. Its good to keep traditions alive especially when so many traditions are being lost. I admire that soldier who decided to do what he felt and knew was appropriate for who he is and what his people believe. Good for him. On the other hand, when people think its o.k. to touch the Queen, they either are ignorant or just plain dont care.
Wow, I wasn't aware of that custom, obviously not being from Fiji. I thought people only bowed/curtsied and/or shook hands upon meeting the Queen. I was, however, taught as a youngster to show respect for my elders.
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I think it is just as respectful to others that HMQ makes the effort to remember all of the customs, both new and historic of her subjects.
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Queen Elizabeth, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester and the Duke of Kent attended a reception for the Winners of the Queens Award for Enterprise 2013 at Buckingham Palace on July 23, 2013.



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The Duke of York, along with Beatrice and Eugenie, also attended.

ITNSource has clips of the event. I love it when they all greet each other by kissing their cheeks. Very cute.

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We celebrate the Royal family because it symbolises our liberty:
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#royal The Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry will play in the Audi Polo Challenge at Coworth Park, Berkshire on Saturday 3rd August.

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#royal #william #harry polo match in aid of charities @SkillForceUK & @royalmarsden Cancer Charity, of which Duke is Patron & President
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Duke of Cambridge & brother Prince Harry have arrived at Coworth. New dad William looking patriotic in red trainers,white jeans & blue shirt

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#royal so #Australia could host visits by Prince #Harry (navy review) AND #Wiiliam & #Kate (tour with George?) over next 6/7 months #greedy
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