Diamond Jubilee: Britain marks Queen's reign

A shop window with a display in honour of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee in Durham, England, Thursday, May 31, 2012. AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

June 1, 2012 10:17:27 AM PDT
The patriotic bunting is ready, the golden carriage on standby, the boats freshly painted, the shops filled with royals souvenirs.