By Lady Colin Campbell
Queen Elizabeth The Queen mom has been known as the "most profitable queen in view that Cleopatra." Her character used to be so pleasing that even her arch-enemy Wallis Simpson wrote approximately "her mythical charm." Portrayed as a selfless associate to the King in the Oscar-winning motion picture The King's Speech, The Queen mom is commonly remembered from her later years because the smiling granny with the pastel hats. whilst she died in 2002, simply in need of her 102nd birthday, she was once praised for a longevity good lived.
But there has been one other facet to her tale. For the 1st time, girl Colin Campbell indicates us that the untold lifetime of the Queen mom is much extra interesting and relocating than the respectable model that has been peddled ever due to the fact she grew to become royal in 1923. With unprecedented sources--including contributors of the Royal kin, aristocrats, and acquaintances and family members of Elizabeth herself—this spell binding account takes us contained in the actual and infrequently remarkable international of the royal family.
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