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Author Topic: RIP Queen Elizabeth  (Read 4103 times)

tower912

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RIP Queen Elizabeth
« on: September 08, 2022, 12:55:27 PM »
No sadness.   A full life.


Long live the king.
« Last Edit: September 08, 2022, 01:00:56 PM by tower912 »
Luke 6:45   ...A good man produces goodness from the good in his heart; an evil man produces evil out of his store of evil.   Each man speaks from his heart's abundance...

It is better to be fearless and cheerful than cheerless and fearful.

MuggsyB

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2022, 01:03:27 PM »
No sadness.   A full life.


Long live the king.

A lot of sadness.  She was a remarkable woman. 

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #2 on: September 08, 2022, 01:12:09 PM »
Crazy that she was a teenager during the bombing of London in WWII, and was still vibrant in her late years. Truly an amazing life.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2022, 01:15:38 PM »
Can't get Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad,  out of my mind.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2022, 01:17:58 PM »
A lot of sadness.  She was a remarkable woman.

96 years will tend to have it's ups and downs.  She lived a long life of extreme luxury.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #5 on: September 08, 2022, 01:18:09 PM »
Couldn't live with an Irish Catholic being in office at the former colony.

tower912

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #6 on: September 08, 2022, 01:21:31 PM »
She was Queen when Kennedy was president, so.....
Luke 6:45   ...A good man produces goodness from the good in his heart; an evil man produces evil out of his store of evil.   Each man speaks from his heart's abundance...

It is better to be fearless and cheerful than cheerless and fearful.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #7 on: September 08, 2022, 01:25:15 PM »
She was Queen when Kennedy was president, so.....

Suspicious imo

tower912

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #8 on: September 08, 2022, 01:29:16 PM »
Ha
Luke 6:45   ...A good man produces goodness from the good in his heart; an evil man produces evil out of his store of evil.   Each man speaks from his heart's abundance...

It is better to be fearless and cheerful than cheerless and fearful.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #9 on: September 08, 2022, 01:38:56 PM »
Have to think watching Liverpool killed her
Tis a shame, 'tis a rotton shame, for if ye can enjoy the walkin’ ye can probably enjoy the other times in yer life when ve're in between. And that's most o' the time; wouldn't ye say?

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #10 on: September 08, 2022, 01:49:02 PM »
She was Queen when Kennedy was president, so.....

Is it a coincidence that JFK, Jr. has been spotted recently and now the Queen is dead?

I think not.

tower912

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #11 on: September 08, 2022, 01:51:51 PM »
Qing Charles?
Luke 6:45   ...A good man produces goodness from the good in his heart; an evil man produces evil out of his store of evil.   Each man speaks from his heart's abundance...

It is better to be fearless and cheerful than cheerless and fearful.

MuggsyB

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #12 on: September 08, 2022, 02:03:49 PM »
Qing Charles?

There's a reason why the vast, vast, majority of people admired and respected Queen Elizabeth and think much less of her scions. 

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #13 on: September 08, 2022, 02:05:24 PM »
Wow, she met 14 U.S. Presidents, per Dark Brandon's statement.
If you think for one second that I am comparing the USA to China you have bumped your hard.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #14 on: September 08, 2022, 02:06:54 PM »
A fascinating case study in the duality of a century of life lived constantly in the public eye and in high leverage positions.  No better example of how legacies are rarely black and white but ever evolving shades of grey.  She's viewed as beyond reproach and bathed in glory by some and pure evil by others.  Neither are totally true but such is life.

An incredible legacy in many ways at the forefront of modern history at the very least.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #15 on: September 08, 2022, 02:07:29 PM »
It actually wouldn't surprise me if the Monachy is finished within 10 years.  Maybe sooner.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #16 on: September 08, 2022, 02:28:34 PM »
She became queen as the war-devastated was getting back on its feet, served through the period when London became one of the world's preeminent financial centers and watched as Britain resumed its place of influence in the world.

Would love to have listened to Queen Elizabeth compare the greats among our American leaders -- Truman, Eisenhower, Reagan and Kennedy come to mind -- with some of our more recent offerings.

The Queen presided over the end of the Empire. She was a symbol of what Great Britain was and is. While I don't have a lot of respect for King Chuckie I of Tampax, Queen Elizabeth certainly left Chuckie with with an amazing legacy.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #17 on: September 08, 2022, 02:30:34 PM »
It actually wouldn't surprise me if the Monachy is finished within 10 years.  Maybe sooner.

I mean... it's in the constitution, so I doubt it.  Charles will be around a couple of years, and then William will be King for decades.  He's cut from the same cloth as his grandmum.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #18 on: September 08, 2022, 02:39:53 PM »
Now's the time for the United States to take advantage of their leadership vacuum and finally take the provinces of Canada.
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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #19 on: September 08, 2022, 02:45:52 PM »
She became queen as the war-devastated was getting back on its feet, served through the period when London became one of the world's preeminent financial centers and watched as Britain resumed its place of influence in the world.

Would love to have listened to Queen Elizabeth compare the greats among our American leaders -- Truman, Eisenhower, Reagan and Kennedy come to mind -- with some of our more recent offerings.

The Queen presided over the end of the Empire. She was a symbol of what Great Britain was and is. While I don't have a lot of respect for King Chuckie I of Tampax, Queen Elizabeth certainly left Chuckie with with an amazing legacy.

I don't think she was a big fan of American leadership for quite some time brother dgies.  And yes, Chuckle is a British Fredo in comparison.  She probably had tremendous anxiety over the last few years about a number of things going on in the world.  I thought she'd live to 103. 

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #20 on: September 08, 2022, 02:49:58 PM »
Will Meghan Markle be invited to the funeral?

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #21 on: September 08, 2022, 02:57:09 PM »
Now's the time for the United States to take advantage of their leadership vacuum and finally take the provinces of Canada.

They can keep the French province.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #22 on: September 08, 2022, 03:04:35 PM »
They can keep the French province.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #23 on: September 08, 2022, 03:11:42 PM »
I don't think she was a big fan of American leadership for quite some time brother dgies.  And yes, Chuckle is a British Fredo in comparison.  She probably had tremendous anxiety over the last few years about a number of things going on in the world.  I thought she'd live to 103.

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Re: RIP Queen Elizabeth
« Reply #24 on: September 08, 2022, 03:16:49 PM »
I don't think she was a big fan of American leadership for quite some time brother dgies.  And yes, Chuckle is a British Fredo in comparison.  She probably had tremendous anxiety over the last few years about a number of things going on in the world.  I thought she'd live to 103.

I got in on the under of 102.5

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Tis a shame, 'tis a rotton shame, for if ye can enjoy the walkin’ ye can probably enjoy the other times in yer life when ve're in between. And that's most o' the time; wouldn't ye say?