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Grand Duke Ludwig IV and Grand Duchess Alice with their two eldest daughters, Victoria and Ella: 1866. 

Grand Duke Ludwig IV and Grand Duchess Alice with their two eldest daughters, Victoria and Ella: 1866. 

Our beloved Handsome is currently at the vet having the tumor in his mouth removed. We are praying for a speedy recovery and that the biopsy comes back benign.

Our beloved Handsome is currently at the vet having the tumor in his mouth removed. We are praying for a speedy recovery and that the biopsy comes back benign.

Last month for my own protection, I hid some hershey bars from myself in the freezer. Now that I want one of the said hershey bars they are frozen solid. Darn you and your clever ideas, past self!


Imperial children at the occassion of White Flower Day, Livadia 1912

Beautiful as usual!
Imperial children at the occassion of White Flower Day, Livadia 1912

Beautiful as usual!

gallifreyfalls:

Harry Potter spells [Game edition 1]

Literally the only computer game that I actually enjoyed playing. 

Grand Duke Ludwig IV and Grand Duchess Alice of Hesse, parents of Empress Alexandra. 

Grand Duke Ludwig IV and Grand Duchess Alice of Hesse, parents of Empress Alexandra. 

Princess Ella of Hesse: 1866.

Princess Ella of Hesse: 1866.

Prince Ernst Ludwig of Hesse: 1870, age 2.

Awesome article by Paul Gilbert about the restoration of the Alexander Palace! 

Queen Victoria with her dog: late 1860s. 

Queen Victoria with her dog: late 1860s.