After a lifetime of preparation, Charles takes the throne

FILE - In this Feb. 24, 1981 file photo, Britain's Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer pose for photographs following the announcement of their engagement. 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/Pool, File)

After a lifetime of preparation, Charles takes the throne