I believe the phrase originated as a reference to the English Queen.
I seem to remember that as well. I also remember one of
the British shows (Rumpold of the Bailey?) that shows
here in the states on PBS having its main character
refer to his wife that way. I started seeing it in other
chat contexts as well prior to my being with PM.
The phrase and its associated abbreviation have gotten
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