Following Queen Elizabeth II‘s recent death, there has been non-stop coverage of her long reign and legacy, her successor King Charles IIIand what comes next for the monarchy, which is revered by some, politely ignored by others, and made the subject of many a “wait, why does this still exist” conversation by the remainder.
I don’t know much, but I know that when you see a royal, you’re supposed to bow or curtsy. But do members of the royal family bow and curtsy to each other?
On the off chance that a Windsor invites me to tea, what should I call them?
How often do they break out the really shiny stuff?
Are ladies-in-waiting still a thing?
Exactly how much money do these people have, anyway?
How royal do you have to be to marry a royal?
Do royal kids go to school and, later, university? Or are they taught by private tutors? Has a single one of them ever failed a test?
People seemed to really like Queen Elizabeth II, even people who would otherwise be opposed to a monarchy. But how do the people feel about King Charles III?
And finally: What’s with all the corgis?
What are some questions you have about the royal family? Tell me about them in the comments!