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    The Queen Didn't Sit On The Iron Throne And Now Everyone's Upset

    This is crueler than anything Joffrey did.

    Here's the constitutional monarch of 16 realms of the 53-member Commonwealth of Nations visiting the Game of Thrones set.

    Sky News

    And all anyone wanted was for one thing to happen.

    She's seen the Iron Throne! She's heading right for it! http://t.co/0m9penHQDp #GameofThrones #QueenWatch

    Radio Times@RadioTimes

    She's seen the Iron Throne! She's heading right for it! http://t.co/0m9penHQDp #GameofThrones #QueenWatch

    11:39 AM - 24 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    So everyone else's newsroom is stood around TV glued to the footage of the Queen hovering around the iron throne, right?

    Jack Riley@_JackRiley

    So everyone else's newsroom is stood around TV glued to the footage of the Queen hovering around the iron throne, right?

    11:40 AM - 24 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    The Queen stepped away from the Iron Throne and the entire newsroom booed hysterically

    Jessica Elgot@jessicaelgot

    The Queen stepped away from the Iron Throne and the entire newsroom booed hysterically

    11:42 AM - 24 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And for a split second, it looked like it might actually happen...

    REX USA / Rex

    But it didn't.

    Sky News / Tom Phillips / BuzzFeed

    Damn.

    AP/Peter Morrison
    Sky News

    The Queen *knows* the internet would explode if she sat on that throne. She is saving us from ourselves.

    Sara Barnard@saramegan

    The Queen *knows* the internet would explode if she sat on that throne. She is saving us from ourselves.

    11:52 AM - 24 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    THE QUEEN OF FREAKING ENGLAND JUST STOOD THERE STARING AT THE IRON THRONE AND DIDN'T SIT ON IT ARE YOU KIDDING ME???

    Ryan Broderick@ryanpbroderick

    THE QUEEN OF FREAKING ENGLAND JUST STOOD THERE STARING AT THE IRON THRONE AND DIDN'T SIT ON IT ARE YOU KIDDING ME???

    11:44 AM - 24 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And now all we can do is wonder about what we could have had.

    Matt Tucker / BuzzFeed

    And click here to see more of what the internet made of it.

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