It paid off. From mistress, to adulterer, to queen, like in a fairytale. I don't know if the English people are so forgiving as they want us to believe overhere.
jerc Poor guy his Mom took her turn and probably 90 percent of his turn.
You're right, he just can prepare the country for the next generation. I hope he has some good years ahead of him, so people get to know him as king.