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A New Era: Dignity and Deference at the Royal Wedding

I’m exhausted. Weddings do that to me, Royal ones especially. It’s not the romance or love story or even the dress – it’s the splendor, pageantry and formality of the occasion in a time when deference, good manners and behaving well … Continue reading

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Wedding Bells and National Cheers: The Royal Wedding

Like everyone else in the world with British roots, today will be spent watching the Royal Wedding – we can’t help it, its in our DNA. Our Harry is not impressed. ‘Mom, what do you think you’re doing? It’s not as … Continue reading

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