Queen Victoria love

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  • A couple of years ago Koren persuaded me to go on - I froze and was voted off second because I didn't know when the jitterbug was popular or what title Queen Victoria bestowed on Prince Albert.

    Parliamentary Champions - Player Profile (Part 5) - Kerron Cross

  • b What was the name of Queen Victoria's Scottish servant, played by Billy Connolly in a 1997 film?

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • Ann had rung a little bell to summon her Eileen, a hefty Irish girl, and now over a creamy chicken soup—which she told me was called Queen Victoria’s Soup—followed by a crown roast of pork with brussels sprouts and chestnuts, a green salad and gooseberry fool, we discussed less depressing subjects, all but one of us cheered by the prospect of our outing.

    Slaying is Such Sweet Sorrow

  • There was also a tolerable statue of a British monarch called Queen Victoria set above a granite fountain on Wall Street.

    THE TIME QUAKE

  • Alberta was named after the obscure 4th child of Queen Victoria, which is an improvement from it being part of "Rupert's Land" - as Rupert of the Rhine was a German and a pirate, who escaped beheading for being on the wrong side in the English Civil War.

    Of the war... it lies red....

  • You know that expression Queen Victoria always wears (or rather, always wore)?

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  • In 1850, he was knighted by Queen Victoria, that is to say, he received the honorary title of

    The Nursery, Volume 17, No. 100, April, 1875

  • If you knew Renard as I do -- it's like calling Queen Victoria a dynamiter.

    The Man Who Was Thursday

  • If you knew Renard as I do—it’s like calling Queen Victoria a dynamiter.

    The Earth in Anarchy

  • Shah's apartments, the only image of our Queen Victoria was a wretched faded cabinet photograph in a twopenny paper frame, thrown carelessly among empty envelopes and writing paper in a corner of his Majesty's writing desk.

    Across Coveted Lands or a Journey from Flushing (Holland) to Calcutta Overland

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