Purple Reign

Purple Reign is a popular headline in the media following the premature and sudden death of the pop artist formerly known as Prince at the age of just 57.  The slogan is play on the title of his hit album and song, Purple Rain. Released in 1984, the album is regularly ranked as one of the best albums in music history. It included the songs When Doves Cry and Let’s Go Crazy.  The album has sold over 22 million copies worldwide, making it the sixth best-selling album of all time.

prince purple rain album cover

Following his unexpected death many famous landmarks around the world turned purple to honour Prince’s contribution to world music.

Prince Purple landmarks

What does this relate to the Earth Emperor’s Eye? It’s quite simple really. The magician opts to turn Lucy Ebb’s blue ribbon purple to illustate the truimphant majesty of his powers. In the tale young Sarah rejoices at the discovery of the purple ribbon, knowing it heralds a new beginning. The Purple Reign is upon us!  Words synomous with the color puple include magic, royalty, creativity, wisdom, dignity, devotion, and peace. Let it be so.

Farewell Prince and thank you for the inspirational songs.

I-Spy the Earth Emperor's Eye