If I’m King, where’s my power? Can I form a government? Can I levy a tax, declare a war? No! And yet I am the seat of all authority. Why? Because the nation believes that when I speak, I speak for them. But I can’t speak.
As they entered their car, King George VI realized immediately that his wife Queen Elizabeth had not been provided a back cushion & grabbed his to place at her back. They were then the Duke & Duchess of York.
Many thanks to ilovetheroyals1 for posting the documentary where this gif was taken:)