"You don’t see the Queen crying very often. This was the first Remembrance Day service after her mother died – the Queen mother used to lay the wreath every year. The Queen stood in for her and was visibly upset.
The Queen of Sheba - Thelymitra speciosa - This flamboyant beauty is native to Western Australia. It grows in open, sandy clays in exposed plains within the Wheatbelt. It’s reliant upon Tulasnella fungi for germination.
Each entrance was blocked by a sleeping corgi, and Prince Philip had to shove his way in. ‘Bloody dogs,’ he complained.’ The Queen replied, ‘But darling, they are so collectable.’ Love this pic of the Queen
Queen Elizabeth II Photos Photos - HRH Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, arrive for a visit at the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque accompanied by His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan. - The Queen Visits Abu Dhabi
Elizabeth II, in her role of Queen of Scots, wearing the velvet mantle of the Most Ancient and Most Noble Order of the Thistle, photographed on her Balmoral estate in Julian Calder/Camera Press/Redux, T magazine
The Queen has a giggle at the Derby. Photo journalist Arthur explains: "The Queen is often seen in formal poses so I love this shot, from which shows her throwing her head back laughing in an unguarded moment.