John Romanov

John Romanov

Historian, Artist, Monarchist/Royalist, TV/Netflix Enthusiast, Lushie and major Teahead.

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  • John Romanov
    Published about a year ago
    God Save the Queen! - Why Monarchy Is Relevant in the Modern Age

    God Save the Queen! - Why Monarchy Is Relevant in the Modern Age

    With everybody anxiously awaiting the series 3 release of the hit Netflix original show The Crown, which chronicles the life and reign of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II, there are some important core themes present in the show that are still relevant today. In season one of The Crown, we are introduced to the world of the British Monarchy at a time where everything about Britain had be shaken to its very core by the horrific event of World War II. From the very first episode the stage is set and we’re confronted with the grim reality of George VI’s lung cancer as he’s coughing up blood in a dimly lit washroom toilet. Although he doesn’t yet know his fate, his desire to make sure his family are in good standing become stronger.