The Mountbatten/Battenburg family tiara, designed as five diamond stars with button pearl centres rising from a diamond band. Queen Victoria's granddaughter, also called Victoria, married Prince Louis of Battenburg on 30th April 1884. Prince Louis decided to make his family surname more English and changed it to Mountbatten, and he became First Sea Lord and was granted the title Marques of Milford Haven in 1917.
Lord Louis Mountbatten (1900 - 1979) Mountbatten was a British naval officer who oversaw the defeat of the Japanese offensive towards India during World War Two. He was appointed the last viceroy of British India and first governor general of independent India.
The Lady of Shalott~ Heard a carol, mournful, holy, Chanted loudly, chanted lowly, Till her blood was frozen slowly, And her eyes were darkened wholly, Turned to towered, Camelot. For ere she reached upon the tide The first house by the water-side, Singing in her song she died, The Lady of Shalott. by Alfred Lord Tennyson
Portrait of Prince Louis of Battenberg (later Admiral of the Fleet the Marquess of Milford Haven) ca. 1898 - Carl Backofen (1853–1909) - Louis Alexander Mountbatten, 1st Marquess of Milford Haven, GCB GCVO KCMG PC (1854 – 1921), formerly Prince Louis Alexander of Battenberg, was a British naval officer & German prince related to members of the British Royal Family. His wife was the eldest daughter of Queen Victoria's second daughter Princess Alice by Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse
♂ Life at the beach - Yachtplus has launched its first superyacht, the Ocean Emerald in La Spezia. Designed by Lord Norman Foster and his team f... From http://www.luxury-insider.com/luxury-news/2009/05/a-slice-of-life-on-the-high-seas
I love the sparkling from the waves, as it looks like buckets full of glitter has been thrown into the sea and it's glimmering in the sunlight. I think that I will use the effect of the sun sparkling onto the sea, as it creates a beautiful effect, making the sea seem peaceful and calm.
House Karstark, lords of Karhold, their words are /The Sun of Winter/. The Karstarks are descendants of the First Men, their founder was Karlon Stark, who put down a rebel lord and was granted lands for his valor. The castle he built was named Karl’s Hold, but that soon became Karhold, and over the centuries the Karhold Starks became Karstarks. Karhold lies far to the northeast of Winterfell in the midst of a forest beyond the Last River, overlooking the Shivering Sea.