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Old 02-05-2015, 07:51 PM
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He died in his sleep so no last words.
I know and to me, its kind of sad that none of the family were with him when he passed on. Perhaps some take comfort in the fact that he quietly slipped away but on the other hand, many feel that being there and being able to express love and solidarity as a family bring comfort. But enough of the morbidity.

It puts into perspective too for all of us that when the time comes and Charles ascends the throne, he will also be dealing with the grief of losing his mother.
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Old 02-05-2015, 08:04 PM
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It's so sad. The Queen probably remembers the last words she exchanged with her father, before she went to Kenya, as if it was yesterday.

I also think about the Duke of Edinburgh, having to break the terrible news to the new Queen.
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She has not always stayed at Sandringham until after the anniversary of her father's death.
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Old 02-06-2015, 02:55 AM
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It's been 63 years since she became Queen. I greatly admire her dedication and hard work she made as Queen. I can't wait until she becomes Britain's longest reigning monarch.
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Old 02-06-2015, 04:06 AM
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This was originally Posted by scooter in 2009/2013, and I couldn't agree more.

The Queen has been a sterling example to her people; of morality, service, duty before personal happiness, dedication and faultlessly upright behavior, as a Monarch should be. The longer she reigns the better, in my opinion. Long live Queen Elizabeth!

And long may she continue to reign. The United Kingdom and the Commonwealth will not see any like her again. Nor for that matter, any other monarchy.

63 years ago today: George VI dies and Elizabeth becomes Queen

Queen marks 63 years on the throne | Daily Mail Online

The Queen will mark the 63rd anniversary of her accession by praying for her father | Royal | News | Daily Express

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The Queen went to a community centre in Dersingham, Norfolk, yesterday on what Buckingham Palace described as a “semi-official” visit to meet members of a hobby club for physically disabled people.
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Old 02-06-2015, 08:45 AM
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The Queen marked the 63rd anniversary of her accession to the throne with prayers for her father George VI at Sandringham today.
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Old 02-09-2015, 10:58 AM
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The Royal Standard flies above #BuckinghamPalace as The Queen returns on a radiant winter's day in #London
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The Queen departs King's Lynn via train at the end of her Sandringham stay.

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Pakistan-born British poet, artist and documentary filmmaker Imtiaz Dharker was presented with The Queen's Gold Medal for Poetry by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace today, February 12:



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The Queen and Prince Philip to reopen Canada House on Trafalgar Square
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The Queen held several audiences at Buckingham Palace - 2015.02.11

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Her Majesty hosts a reception honor the 80th annivesary of Diabetes UK.


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The Queen held several audiences at Buckingham Palace - 2015.02.16

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The Queen Attends Reception To Mark 80th Anniversary Of Diabetes UK - 2015.02.17

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Old 02-17-2015, 09:12 PM
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Love these pictures. HM has a smile that lights the room.
Now forgive me- I'm having a bit of a brain lapse. Why does my mind tell me that HM has an important event next Wed. the 25th? Or is that Catherine? I know about next Monday's reception for the former, and tomorrow's for the latter.
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Old 02-18-2015, 10:28 AM
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The Queen has hosted a reception at St James’s Palace in central London this evening, to mark the eightieth anniversary of Diabetes UK. The British charity, which has a team of around 7,000 volunteers and healthcare professionals, raises awareness and funds to support research into the disease. Amongst those attending tonight, was the Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers, whose daughter suffers from the condition-

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The Queen has welcomed the President of Malta Marie Louise Coloeiro Preca to Buckingham Palace today-

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Old 02-19-2015, 10:26 AM
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The Queen reopen Canada House - 2015.02.19

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HM looks divine in that outfit, love the color and the hat.
We were not amused by the traffic jam.
The pictures of HM and the 2 little ones dressed to the 9s and curtsying were a delight. What a Granny.
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Old 02-19-2015, 04:28 PM
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The Queen has officially reopened Canada House in central London this morning, following its recent restoration and refurbishment. The building, which houses the Canadian High Commission in the UK, was first opened by King George V in 1925, and means the country’s diplomatic team is now based in a single building, following the closure and sale of Macdonald House in 2013-

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