|—||People Magazine Obituary for the Queen Mother|
George VI, Queen Elizabeth, and Princess Elizabeth
(spoiler alert: Princess Elizabeth gets to be Queen too!)
Seven Deadly Sins 3/7
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother-Gluttony
Derived from the Latin gluttire, meaning to gulp down or swallow, gluttony (Latin, gula) is the over-indulgence and over-consumption of anything to the point of waste.
C’mon Bertie; the newspaper is not that engrossing. Go play cards with your wife! She should not be playing solitaire when you’re sitting right there…
Queen Elizabeth, the Queen’s mother, in a black dress
The Queen Mum as a young girl.
The new royal family. Seventy-six years ago today, they were dealing with a lot of unwanted changes in their living situation.
The first letter from George VI to Queen Elizabeth after their engagement. January 25th, 1923. (via northernbriton)
LSK: Dear bertie, do you know how much awesome you are? Infinity :’)
LSK: I wonder if Lilibet did have a brother….Everything would be totally different…
[Post by Mary]
“I wonder how little princess Elizabeth (Queen Elizabeth II) felt when she realized her father was then King and she was going to be Queen some day” — Submitted by iamnotfromthisplanet
She prayed for a brother, but, I think now as she looks back she’s happy she’s Queen and got to make a change and bring stability to us all after the year of the Three Kings, the Wars etc.