The Divine Right of Kings
Things I write for my own pleasure
To believe in the divine right of Kings and consequently in the unpolluted bloodlines of kings, is to place more trust in the female connubial felicity of Princesses than history would tend to justify.
The thousands of years which have preceded us, rather support those historians amongst us who believe that unless one has been thrown out of a whore house for moral turpitude - in all likelihood dressed in a Nazi uniform and singing “Old MacDonald Had a Farm” - then one is not really a true descendant of traditional blue blood and is not really suitable to be king.
That avenger of connubial perfidy, the manly icon going by the name of Henry VIII, has shown how unsafe royal bloodlines can be, in the case of his Queen Catherine Howard’s proven affair with the courtier Thomas Culpeper.
In consequence the De Greeks refuse to be accessories to the propagation of a falsehood by joining the crowds which are cheering young men with questionable royal blood in their veins, and the unquestionable heart of a clown in their chests.
As far as the virtue of Princesses is concerned, I can only quote that great man of letters and confirmed royalist, Dr Samuel Johnson:
'My dear Sir, never accustom your mind to mingle virtue and vice. The woman's a whore, and there's an end on't.'
© Copyright 2011. All Rights Reserved. Should you wish to quote any part of this text, please ask for written permission to do so.
More by this Author
A tongue in cheek article about marriage, traditions and women by Dimitris Mita ( De Greek )
Women’s Genius & Insanity - A tongue in cheek article about women by Dimitris Mita ( De Greek )
Poetry of Rizal & Raleigh by Dimitris Mita ( De Greek )