In a documentary marking the 65th anniversary of The Queen’s coronation, The Queen speaks candidly about the experience of her own coronation. While examining her Crown Jewels, which includes the Imperial State Crown she wore at the end of her coronation and most State Openings of Parliament, she quips that it is so heavy, she is forced to bring her speeches close to her face so as not to ‘break my neck’. 

(via royalsmyobsession)