Photographs of Queen Victoria such a lot steadily display a plump Empress dressed in widow’s black: severe and regal. In truth, the nature of Alexandrina Victoria, Queen of Nice Britain and Eire, and latterly in her lengthy reign, Empress of India, is slightly other. In non-public, Victoria had a name for being amusing-loving and pleasing. Victoria saved a day by day magazine from the age of 13, which by the point of her demise ran to 122 volumes. She finds herself to be emotional and truthful approximately her personal emotions and stories, in addition to her critiques of other folks. This e-book presentations Victoria at her such a lot human, whether or not enthusing over her spare time activities and pursuits, delighting in her youngsters and grandchildren, commenting at the 10 other High Ministers who served all the way through her reign, or sharing her love for her husband—her dearest, dearest Albert.