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Buried Him Among Kings

Last night, while reading about the Unknown Soldier, it struck me that I had seen the graves of at least 3 kings. I am not a royalty fan as a rule, because a lot of the misery in this world … Continue reading

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The Tomb of the Unknown Warrior

The idea behind the “Unknown Soldier” is not a unique one, rather it can be found in many nations that have lost vast numbers of soldiers and civilians in war. The Tomb in Westminster Abbey is yet one of the … Continue reading

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