Knights of the Bath finally installed after 24-year wait

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Knights of the Bath finally installed after 24-year wait
By Caroline Davies
(Filed: 18/05/2006)

After a wait of almost a quarter of a century, seven of Britain's most distinguished military officers were finally installed before the Queen at Westminster Abbey yesterday as Knights Grand Cross of the Most Honourable Order of The Bath.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/mai....xml&sSheet=/news/2006/05/18/ixuknewsnew.html



"All uttered the oath, which still contains the original pledge to "defend maidens, widows and orphans".
I guess the ‘defend maidens’ rules out most, if not all ARRSER’S?

I’m pleased that these old boys made it. It really is a race against death.
 
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I've had some problems with plumbers myself, but a 24 year wait to get a bath installed really is taking the mickey!



Edited due to an AWOL 'l'.
 
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You can almost hear it.

"Its bath knight!"
 

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