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Coronation of Henry VIII with notes by Henry - On acceding to the throne, monarchs were crowned in a magnificent and elaborate ceremony in which the new king swore to defend the Church. Here the unmistakable hand of Henry has made several significant revisions to the oath.

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In my perfect world, everyone would find his or her mission and be able to follow that passion. In doing so, we would all change the world.

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Don't know how scientifically accurate this is. However my mother and my Nana are dead and I find this a comforting thought.

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Scottish Castles open to the public. I may want to remember this some day

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After all of these years it now makes sense... It's all in my family tree. My ancestors have been speaking to me.

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from From up North

30 of the best photographs from 2014

Reine, Norway -★WHAT A QUIANT, PERFECT SMALL VILLAGE, Seems that I find myself "Pinning" many beautiful areas in Norway,.. This "IS" one of the places ontop of my list of ☆☆.... LOVELY !

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from AleHorn

Viking Drinking Horn Vessels and Accessories

The giant in front of you is never bigger than the Gods who live within you…

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Katherine Swynford: Katherine became the third wife of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, and their descendants were the Beaufort family, which played a major role in the Wars of the Roses. Henry VII, who became King of England in 1485, derived his claim to the throne from his mother Lady Margaret Beaufort, who was a great-granddaughter of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford.

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