A Monday like no otherA day of gloom and sorrowAs a nation says farewell to its motherAnd pray for a better tomorrow A mother that reigned for so longAnd all felt she was familyWho made us strongAs she cared for the nation’s sanity.
Charles is now our KingWe have entered the second carolean ageWhat will it bringAs history turns a page New coins, new portraitsIt might be a greener ruleWe certainly won’t see a monarchy in a fortressAs the new carolean era will be cool.
I made new friends todayAs we walked and talkedAbout how our Queen was taken awayAnd how we were all shocked Together in our grief and sorrowWe slowly walk towards the hallWill we get there tomorrowAs the queue does move at a crawl But my new friendships areForged in pain and loveHer Majesty was our shining… Continue reading Shining Star
They came in their hundredsThey came in their thousandsThey queued for hoursThey were there in the day and the nightThey braved the sun and the rainThey crossed bridgesThey crossed roadsThey came to honour the nations motherThey bowed in silence, but many criedThey were young and oldThey came from North, South, East and WestThey are the… Continue reading They
Standing with their heads bowedThree princes and a princessFull of sorrow but standing proudIn honour of a life of success Their Queen and their motherIs no longer their rockShe is now with their fatherAnd all around the nation is in shock But royalty and the nation must carry onA prince has become a King and… Continue reading Three Princes and a Princess
The new King spoke to his nationOf the inspiration and exampleFrom his mother who inspired many a generationAs he picked up the mantle The new King honoured a great Queen and MamaHer life of service, her dedication and devotionAnd now she is on a journey to be with his PapaIt was a heartfelt speech full… Continue reading The New King
History has turned a pageThe Queen is dead, long live the KingWe are about to enter a new ageAnd who knows what it will bring A Queen with years of service to her nationIn good and bad times, in the sun and the rainAnd always loved by her nation’s populationWill we ever see her like… Continue reading History Has Turned a Page
Darkness now walks beside usA shining light has leftSadly, it is forever thusBut we are left bereft However, the darkness will liftOur lives will move onBut at times our thoughts will driftTo the fact that a shining light has gone.