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When the Queen asks people what they do...

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Duke of York, Dec 25, 2018.

  1. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    Do you think she ever wishes she'd been able to do that for a living, instead of whatever it is she does?
     
  2. dunnocks

    dunnocks Star commenter

    I bet she wishes she had had a choice
     
  3. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    No
     
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  4. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    Apparently she considers the time she spent serving in the Auxiliary Territorial Service and working as a military truck driver and mechanic was one of the most enjoyable periods of her life.

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    Last edited: Dec 25, 2018
  5. oldsomeman

    oldsomeman Star commenter

    Sometimes, fortune and future is not what we decided for ourselved, but where life takes us.
     
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  6. JosieWhitehead

    JosieWhitehead Star commenter

    I think we're lucky to have our Queen. She is surely one of the best monarchs the English have ever had - and I'm sure whatever job she'd done in life, she'd have done her best. Her attitudes are good. Imagine Mr Trump as King. hmmmmm
     
  7. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    I think we're lucky that at the age of 92, she is still able to do her job as well as she does. When I compare her performance with that of my residents of similar ages, I reckon they'd all like a pint of whatever she drinks.
     
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  8. red_observer

    red_observer Star commenter

    Yeah. What a steaming hypocrite. Gold plates piano in the background,,,strikingly out of touch with reality. Viva la republic. Disgraceful person. What a message to send to her so called subjects...
     
  9. red_observer

    red_observer Star commenter

    Never done a days work in her life...
     
  10. red_observer

    red_observer Star commenter

    Imagine a democratically elected head of state. What’s worse? Trump or the tories? Not much in it. Both evil.
     
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  11. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    It's time to give Charlie a go

    The poor sod has waited long enough
     
  12. Mr_Ed

    Mr_Ed Lead commenter

    I like her stance on Brexit.
     
  13. Photo51

    Photo51 Established commenter

    Electing someone as a figurative head of state would be a bit of a waste of time, like Steinmeier or Higgins .
     
  14. red_observer

    red_observer Star commenter

    Imagine the idea of democracy being bad...waste of time?what an ignorant thing to say given the deaths of millions who have fought for it. Dove any reading about it? Welcome to a Sun reader to this forum.
     
  15. magic surf bus

    magic surf bus Star commenter

    Not made the New Year's Honours List again have we red? ;)
     
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  16. florian gassmann

    florian gassmann Star commenter

    I think being Queen has too many perks to want to do anything else. After all, she doesn't even seem to want to retire, despite being 92.
     
  17. Jude Fawley

    Jude Fawley Star commenter

    She's dined out on it ever since. "Oh the days when I got my hands dirty".
     
  18. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

    It appears the Queen's Christmas message attracted the highest viewing numbers of any programme broadcast yesterday. It just goes to show what a poor Christmas TV schedule was laid on.
     
  19. sparklepig2002

    sparklepig2002 Star commenter

    Or that lots of people wanted to listen to her speech.
     
  20. Photo51

    Photo51 Established commenter

    I never suggested that democracy was bad or a waste of time. I only refrerred to electing a ceremonial head of state.
     

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