Queen Elizabeth's passing
September 22, 2022
I was not surprised to hear of the Queen’s passing, but I was very sad to hear of it.
My entire life I have heard and read about the British Aristocracy. My uncle was from Blackpool, England and spoke occasionally about the royals. He was not a fan, but I became one. So, when I heard of the Queen’s illness and declining health, I reminisced, remembering how impressed I was by her elegance and bearing.
All families have scandals and skeletons in the closet that we want to keep hidden but in the case of the Royal family, this was nearly impossible.
In the early 70’s I was a romantic...