Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) 1941 - visiting East Enders in London after a Nazi bombing raid.  This woman donned a hat, gloves and sensible shoes and met the war head on, square in the face.  She and King George VI kept up moral among the people in the face of devastating destruction and death that most of us can't imagine.  Adolph Hitler called her the most dangerous woman in Europe.

Queen Elizabeth (later the Queen Mother) 1941 - visiting East Enders in London after a Nazi bombing raid. This woman donned a hat, gloves and sensible shoes and met the war head on, square in the face. She and King George VI kept up moral among the people in the face of devastating destruction and death that most of us can't imagine. Adolph Hitler called her the most dangerous woman in Europe.

Self-portrait of Anastasia taken in a mirror. Just goes to show you how people are still so much the same.

Self-portrait of Anastasia taken in a mirror. Just goes to show you how people are still so much the same.

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search