The House of Windsor, I am forced to admit, serves an important function for the Brits. It is with sadness that I learned of the expected death of the Queen Mum.
I have no use for any of her offspring, but she was a truly great old broad.
During the worst of the Blitz, when Britain stood alone, the then-Queen stood defiant. After Buckingham Palace was bombed, she was encouraged to flee to Canada. I don