The Queen, pictured by Colin Edwards. The self-confessed Royalist says he has never kept a diary but said he had been blessed with a fantastic memory and, with the aid of his photographs, he has been able to remember and record his Royal memoirs
After her father died in Queen Elizabeth's mother, known as the Queen Mother, lived a lively life as a widow for 50 years. Until her death at age the charming Queen Mother shared her daughter's love of horse racing and offered her someone to confide in.
Saying her goodbyes: The Queen waves as she boards the jet bringing her home to London. (I'm American, born and bred, and I have so much respect for this dear lady. I hope it's many years before she bids us a final farewell. Long live The Queen!