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In Agatha Christies play, "And Then There Were None", the

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In Agatha Christie's play, "And Then There Were None", the character Sir Lawrence Wargrave announces in part, "As between our Sovereign Lord the King and the prisoner at the Bar...". What title would he use if he made that announcement today?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  JGM replied 3 years ago.
Thank you for your question.

"Our Sovereign Lord the King" is actually a misquote by the author as it is traditionally a reference to Jesus.

However, the modern equivalent would be "Our Sovereign Majesty the Queen and the prisoner at the Bar".

Hope this helps.

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