Amidst the heavy rains, flooded basements and the chaos that ensued, another tragic event was waiting in the wings.
The Crown Jewel, worthy to be placed in the Tower of London, met with an unfortunate end yesterday.
In my heart, when the phone rang, I immediately knew without being told that a disaster had struck. A Queen knows when there is a major loss of one of her priceless jewels.
Think of all the custard batches that could have been made!
H1 claims it slipped out of her hand.
When asked, I will claim that 'off with her head' slipped out of my mouth.