Why isn’t the Queen’s speech in Norman-French?

Alex Stevenson at Politics.co.uk:

Only in this setting would a group of politicians, informed of their imminent demise, decline from yelling out their objections. In the presence of the Queen, at least, the Lords were keeping their noble mouths shut.

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