Justin du Coeur (jducoeur) wrote,
Justin du Coeur

News from Coronation

Just got home from East Kingdom Coronation. For most of my friends list, the big news of the day is that msmemory received the Tyger of the East -- by some lights, the highest honor the Kingdom has to bestow. (And just for once, I actually managed to surprise her with an award.) She got a well-deserved standing ovation from the crowd present, which included several previous recipients of the honor.

Also, for those who know her, Duchess Isabella was inducted into the Order of the Pelican, to a rousing chorus of "she doesn't have one yet?". It was a very moving ceremony all around, and a fine cap to a good reign and a good Coronation...
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