King Charles III · Monarchy · Prince William · Queen ElizabethII

Heroes at the vigil

What a beautiful experience. Very sad and sobering. The elegant simplicity of the raised coffin in Westminster Hall. I spent 14 hours yesterday and early this morning, to pay my respects to the Late Queen Elizabeth II. There was no publicity or special recognition for doing this, other than the reward of knowing that every… Continue reading Heroes at the vigil

Monarchy · Queen ElizabethII

The sky was mourning over Buckingham Palace today

We were privileged to be given access to the funeral route along The Mall and around Buckingham Palace. I feel almost bad for smiling on such a sombre occasion. The Mall was empty waiting for the funeral procession to take place. The sky was dark and stone grey. We saw the wonderful tributes made to… Continue reading The sky was mourning over Buckingham Palace today