An elegant sufficiency

Saturday, April 08, 2006

Love her

From The Times, this morning:

"On Royal Deeside, the Queen can slow down and rarely ventures outside the castle grounds. When she did pop in to the tea room in the nearby village of Ballater, she was accosted by a tourist. “You look awfully like the Queen,” she was told. “How very reassuring,” came the reply. "

Full article here

3 Comments:

  • Brilliant story about the Queen, Gill, maybe one day she and Phillip will come down my drive for a cup of tea!
    I'll let you know.
    Maggie H.

    By Anonymous Maggie H, at 11:15 pm  

  • This was Lovely, Gill. thanks for posting !

    By Blogger nadine, at 2:42 am  

  • Wonderful, Gill! How funny.

    My only memory of Ballater is having a tummy bug there and being stuck in the hotel for two days in the middle of a trip round Scotland just after we were married...

    By Blogger Liz, at 2:20 pm  

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