History, Quote of the Day

“We Are Not Amused”

Let’s face it, no one really knows exactly when (or even if) Queen Victoria uttered her famous line.  Some say that it was in response to an indelicate joke told to Her Majesty and her ladies-in-waiting by a male equerry; others say that it was her reaction  to a performance of Gilbert and Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore. … Continue reading “We Are Not Amused”