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Forum: Current Events Archive 10-10-2014, 11:42 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
Angelina might have been more than a little wild...

Angelina might have been more than a little wild in her youth, but she has matured and grown into a beautiful, elegant, and very admirable woman who is using her position and influence to do a great...
Forum: Current Events Archive 03-01-2014, 10:22 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
It's wonderful that Prince Philip is well enough...

It's wonderful that Prince Philip is well enough to be able to participate in this activity, which we know he enjoys so much. :D
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-27-2014, 04:59 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
:lol: Well spotted!

:lol: Well spotted!
Forum: Current Events Archive 02-02-2014, 04:57 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
Children with flowers - 1, Queen - 0. :biggrin: ...

Children with flowers - 1, Queen - 0. :biggrin:

Nice to see a gift for Philip. Much more useful than flowers, too.
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-21-2014, 06:05 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
The issue of whether a person has capacity to...

The issue of whether a person has capacity to make a decision and perform a legal act such as making a will, or abdication, is not straightforward and varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. I'm...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-14-2014, 02:52 AM
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Posted By Roslyn
Fair point. I wrote a letter to Elvis Presley...

Fair point. I wrote a letter to Elvis Presley when I was 12, and a few months later I received a Christmas Card with a printed greeting and printed "Elvis Presley and Family", not even signed by...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-13-2014, 06:31 PM
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Posted By Roslyn
^^^ I'll be the bunny. I'm betting it's, "Don't...

^^^ I'll be the bunny. I'm betting it's, "Don't bother buying flowers and arming your kids with them in the hope they'll have the chance to thrust them at the Queen as she leaves church, because...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-13-2014, 05:48 PM
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Views: 113,138
Posted By Roslyn
There's nothing offensive about what...

There's nothing offensive about what Victorian-Dandy said, but I do find the statement that "They are bound to, it's what they do!" a bit offensive because it implies that those who "take offence"...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-13-2014, 04:05 PM
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Views: 113,138
Posted By Roslyn
My money's on dinner. :devil2: Well, you...

My money's on dinner. :devil2: Well, you expected me to say that, didn't you? :biggrin:

Having a lady in waiting sweep them up is just not the same thing, IMO. I can't imagine people saying to...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-09-2014, 07:12 PM
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Views: 113,138
Posted By Roslyn
Accepting flowers from the public is not a formal...

Accepting flowers from the public is not a formal duty of the sort which can be delegated, it is a personal moment in which there is contact between monarch and individual subject. As admirable as...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-07-2014, 05:09 AM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 113,138
Posted By Roslyn
Frankly I think the giving of flowers to the...

Frankly I think the giving of flowers to the Queen is a stupid ritual, not something touching. The flowers rarely stay in her hands for more than a minute or so and I think it is a bit of a joke. ...
Forum: Current Events Archive 01-07-2014, 01:50 AM
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Views: 113,138
Posted By Roslyn
I agree with all you say here. There's...

I agree with all you say here.

There's been a change and a recent one and there has to be a reason. She's done it for years and as recently as a few weeks ago, but the last two weeks she's...
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