There will come a time when gifted poets will write verse in praise of the Grand Duchess, her noble soul, her radiant feats, feats of love and mercy. Her beautiful and noble deeds will never be erased from the memory of human nobility and mankind will bless her as great, for she was wedded to love.
Uneasy lies the Head that Wears a Crown
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Alexandra, the Princess of Wales with a kitten, 1870s.

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    When Queen Alexandra looks like Uma Thurman - she needs to star as her in a film lol xx
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