Upon our visiting this morning’s Alton Market the fruit and vegetable stall-holder spoke very highly of Archbishop Welby’s brief but pointedly evangelical address at yesterday’s State Funeral. “All my customers are talking about it!” she exclaimed. That’s not surprising in view of Queen Elizabeth II’s Christian faith being attested to world leaders and the whole world in such a historic, spiritually significant gathering that’s without precedent..
Whilst watching it on TV we noticed the Bidens arriving later than and thereby getting separated from the tightly scheduled arrival of other leaders. So upon entry they had to wait whilst holders of the Britain’s highest bravery awards, the Victoria and George crosses, processed to their seating.
As a result of the decline in the once great nation’s reputation it was not surprising to see America’s so-called ‘first family’ relegated to seats at the far end of a transept of Westminster Abbey:
To which President Trump’s reacts: