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This is King Richard III’s World, We Just Live In It

King Richard III is interred. Requiescat in pace. This is my last blog post as I return to Canada early tomorrow afternoon and my Ricardian pilgrimage will be at an end. Two days ago, I arrived back in London after … Continue reading

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Interesting Facts about King Richard III — Part Five

King Richard III is interred. Requiescat in pace. Conversation flagging at a cocktail party? Tense moment at the family dinner table? Run into someone at the office water cooler? Hoping to impress your true love with a tasty bit of trivia? … Continue reading

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Framlingham Castle

King Richard III is interred. Requiescat in pace. Today, I went to Framlingham Castle. The Ricardian connection to this lovely place is that Framlingham Castle was John Howard‘s seat and he was made duke of Norfolk by King Richard III … Continue reading

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Requiescat in pace

King Richard III is interred. Requiescat in pace. Today, King Richard III, last of the Plantagenets and the last English king to die in battle, was buried in Leicester Cathedral in the presence of hundreds, including those who found him. … Continue reading

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Veni, Vidi, Vici

Countdown: 1 day to go to King Richard III’s reinterment. Before I got out of bed this morning, I thought to myself that tomorrow is the day that King Richard III is reinterred and I am here in Leicester to bear … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Delight

Countdown: 2 days to go to King Richard III’s reinterment. My face is starting to hurt a little from all the smiling I am doing. I got up before seven today to queue to see King Richard III lying in … Continue reading

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One Could Easily Never Go Back Home…

Countdown: 3 days to go to King Richard III’s reinterment. I hardly sleep last night as I was so excited. Perhaps the night before Christmas was once something like this for me. Anyway, after writing the cards for the single … Continue reading

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