After a lifetime of preparation, Charles takes the throne

FILE - In this Dec. 15, 1076 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew, foreground, with his elder brother, Prince Charles, look on during Prince Andrew's first visit on HMS Bronington. Prince Charles has been preparing for the crown his entire life. Now, that moment has finally arrived. Charles, the oldest person to ever assume the British throne, became king on Thursday Sept. 8, 2022, following the death of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II. (AP Photo, File)

After a lifetime of preparation, Charles takes the throne