Friday, February 08, 2008

No need to curtsey

I so stole this from Jen.

Though I'm 100% Canadian now, I was born in England.

Yep, in the southeast of England, in Hastings (yes, that Hastings, as in "1066, Battle of"). I'm sure that I must have aristocratic connections somewhere in the family tree. So when I saw this -- a website where you can get your very own aristocratic title -- I was all over it. My title:

My Peculiar Aristocratic Title is:
Milady the Most Honourable Alison the Elephantine of Wallop-upon-Deane
Get your Peculiar Aristocratic Title

This is just perfect. Not the Elephantine part, though I could stand to use a couple of pounds, but those of you who know me well will know why the town name made me laugh til I nearly peed my pants.

You should try it, it's fun. Let me know in the comments what amazingly royal personages are hanging around my blog...

11 comments:

  1. Milady the Right Reverend Karen the Pertinacious of Throcking by Hampton

    Ha! This title makes me sound like I beat my children in the Hamptons! Fun!

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  2. Excellent work Milady.

    As for Hastings, maybe you're related to the Conqueror himself???? I have a relative who came over on the boat with King William, but I think he was just a normal soldier and not royal.

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  3. Marchioness Susan the Profuse of Throcking by Hampton

    (and I so get why you thought your title was so funny...)

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  4. THAT is HILARIOUS!

    And I am Milady the Most Honourable Alissa the Glutinous: of Lesser Cheese Winston. I don't like that at all.

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  5. Milady the Most Honourable Sumita the Ineffable of Hopton Goosnargh

    I dont much like my title either, who're they calling ineffable (is that even a word)

    But Alison, yours is *PERFECT* I spit out my water reading it. Hilarious.

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  6. Hilarious!!
    I decided to use my given name..so much more aristocratic sounding..lol!

    Her Most Noble Lady Judith the Fortunate of Lardle Midhoop

    wow...how do they know about my ever-burgeoning muffin top??

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  7. Bill Walsh4:34 PM

    Ok, that's a spectacular coincidence. If only! : )

    Writeth the Very Reverend William the Flavoursome of Under Yockenthwaite

    (You can call me Father Bill the Tasty.)

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  8. Reverend Countess Holly the Paragon of Menzies on the Minges

    So... does this okay my chocolate and crap urges this week?

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  9. The Duchess of Derfwad here.

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  10. Becca2:45 AM

    I am Reverend Countess Rebecca the Functional of Greater Sodbury.... well at least I serve a purpose I wouldn't want to be Reverend Countess Rebecca the DYSfunctional of Greater Sodbury

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  11. Natalie12:36 PM

    Okay, I rarely snort at the computer (with laughter, I mean), but snort I did when I saw my title. Good thing I hadn't quite gotten to the point of taking my first sip of very hot tea.

    Alison, I printed this out so you would know I hadn't made it up:

    Reverend Countess Natalie the Decent of Great Leering

    (as Becca might have said...better that than the INdecent of Great Leering!)

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