Memories of our late Queen

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Memories of our late Queen

Post by Darlo_Pete » Fri Sep 09, 2022 7:03 am

It was terrible news yesterday evening and at times like this footie has to take a back seat.

I've only seen the Queen on two occasions.

I was outside St. Pauls Cathedral when Charles married Diana and when she visited in 2002 for her Golden Jubilee. I'll always remember her vivid yellow outfit and the incredible reception she got in Darlington. I believe she commented afterwards about the fantastic crowds in Darlington.

Ma'am you will be sadly missed by many and you will never be forgotten. RIP

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Post by Old Git » Fri Sep 09, 2022 8:58 am

Well said Pete.

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Post by PorterDFC » Mon Sep 26, 2022 9:44 am

I travelled down to London last Sunday for the state funeral the following day. I ended up with a good spot on the Mall close to Clarence House.

Without a doubt the most surreal thirty-six hours of my life. Tough to stand in the same spot for pretty much eighteen hours but it was a once-in-a-lifetime occasion and a chance to show my respects to an amazing human being.

The only disappointing moment for me was so many people filming the procession on their mobile phones instead of taking in the moment, and in particular, one lady who felt it was appropriate to record the coffin passing with a selfie :roll:
Come on Darlo!

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Re: Memories of our late Queen

Post by EBasel142 » Mon Oct 09, 2023 10:35 am

The memories of our late Queen evoke a profound sense of nostalgia and admiration. Her grace, resilience, and unwavering commitment to her people left an indelible mark on history. From her early days as a monarch to her enduring legacy, she symbolized the essence of British royalty. The memories of our late Queen will forever hold a cherished place in our hearts, transcending time and reminding us of the values that define the BRITISH ADULT ADVERTISING NETWORK. Even amidst the challenges of her reign, she remained a symbol of strength and unity, a testament to the enduring spirit of the British people. In her honor, we remember her with deep reverence and gratitude for her unwavering devotion to the nation she served so faithfully.

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