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Old 02-10-2014, 08:01 AM
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Clash of the Titans: The Queen closes in on Victoria's reign but who was the best monarch?
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Old 02-10-2014, 11:57 AM
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Queen's Christmas holiday is FINALLY over as she returns from seven-week festive Sandringham break looking very refreshed-
Queen Elizabeth looks refreshed after Christmas break as she boards a train back to London to embark on another busy year of duties | Mail Online

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The Royal Standard flies marking The Queen's return to Buckingham Palace http://instagram.com/p/kPNmYJOBZv/
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Old 02-10-2014, 12:03 PM
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I dont think she looks refreshed - she looks tired.
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Yes, Her Majesty looks really tired. Maybe she's sleepy. Pictures like that always remind me that The Queen is really close to become a nonagenarian.
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Old 02-10-2014, 12:58 PM
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She may look a bit tired but the swelling in her legs and feet has gone down. She's approaching 88 so...
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I've been on those trains - very "hard" ride so that's probably why she looks tired.
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Old 02-10-2014, 03:43 PM
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She has been looking tired and worn down since the Jubilee and Philip's illness then - a sign of both her own age, his age and the real awareness of her own mortality. She also, I believe, has arthritis which can be very painful and makes people less than cheery.
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Old 02-10-2014, 03:54 PM
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Marine2109, From the article
Clash of the Titans: The Queen closes in on Victoria's reign

Our own Queen, who seems to have picked her servants and courtiers, with singular care;
What a nice statement about Elizabeth II!!
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She has been looking tired and worn down since the Jubilee and Philip's illness then - a sign of both her own age, his age and the real awareness of her own mortality. She also, I believe, has arthritis which can be very painful and makes people less than cheery.
I agree with both you and Cepe. That stride still has drive, though. Gosh, I admire her inner strength!
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Old 02-11-2014, 04:56 AM
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I dont think she looks refreshed - she looks tired.
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Yes, Her Majesty looks really tired. Maybe she's sleepy. Pictures like that always remind me that The Queen is really close to become a nonagenarian.
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She may look a bit tired but the swelling in her legs and feet has gone down. She's approaching 88 so...
I think one of the key reasons she is looking different is because her hair has not been done the way it usually is. We are so used to seeing her hair perfectly done that when she does appear without it being so, it is quite noticeable.
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The hair looks the same to me - but she can't hide the bags under the eyes and the puffy cheeks - both signs of illness and tiredness.
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I agree. She looks older. Her face has changed I think. Not surprising since we are all getting older every day. I think it is more noticeable when we are older maybe.

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@RoyalCentral: The Governor-General of Canada met The Queen at Buckingham Palace yesterday & had lunch with Her Majesty & The Earl of Wessex shortly after.
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Queen Elizabeth received Felleng Mamakeka Makeka, the High Commissioner for the Kingdom of Lesotho, and Joaquim da Fonseca, Ambassador from the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, at Buckingham Palace today, February 14:



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Queen Elizabeth received Felleng Mamakeka Makeka, the High Commissioner for the Kingdom of Lesotho, and Joaquim da Fonseca, Ambassador from the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, at Buckingham Palace today, February 14:



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Now that is an outfit!
To say the very least ! Wow!
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Now that is an outfit!
I love seeing HM meeting w/the Ambassadors from the African Countries. Their National Dress is always made up w/such bright and cheerful colours and personality, how can you not smile? :)
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