The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 05-07-2018, 05:20 PM
Sam Flin's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Christichurch, New Zealand
Posts: 14
Hello everyone, introducing myself

Hi all

I am Sam (girl Sam, not boy Sam). I am from New Zealand and have been lurking on these forums for what feels like many years. I have decided it is time to come out of hiding, get over the extreme shyness, and join you all in the fun. I hope you will see me posting more in various forums.

I have been a fan of monarchy ever since I was given a book about royal families of Europe when I was about 10. I was obsessed with two in particular, Princess Stephanie of Monaco, and Infanta Cristina of Spain, because they were around my own age, and their lives seemed so impossibly glamorous and different to mine.

My favourite royals now would be the lovely Queen Mathilde, Princess Charlene, Crown Princess Victoria, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and the Countess of Wessex.

I look forward to joining you all in discussions.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-07-2018, 05:34 PM
Majesty
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: *******, Canada
Posts: 8,346


Enjoy posting.
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-07-2018, 05:47 PM
Osipi's Avatar
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: On the west side of North up from Back, United States
Posts: 13,453
Warm welcomes to TRF to you Sam (girl Sam not boy Sam). Glad to see you jumping into the waters here as there is just so much to draw the interest of anyone remotely interested in royalty. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do.
__________________
No law can be sacred to me but that of my nature. Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only right is what is after my constitution, the only wrong what is against it.

~~~Ralph Waldo Emerson~~~
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-07-2018, 07:34 PM
Courtier
 
Join Date: Sep 2017
Location: jersey shore, United States
Posts: 937
You’ve come to the right place with great folks!
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-07-2018, 07:50 PM
CyrilVladisla's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Conneaut, United States
Posts: 4,716
Hello, Sam! You are just in time for the Royal Wedding of Prince Henry and Meghan!
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-07-2018, 08:53 PM
Sam Flin's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Christichurch, New Zealand
Posts: 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by CyrilVladisla View Post
Hello, Sam! You are just in time for the Royal Wedding of Prince Henry and Meghan!
Thank you all for the warm welcome. I see I have actually been lurking since 2008!

While I love a good royal wedding, this one will be on at about 2am here. I'm not sure I'm dedicated enough to stay up to watch it, but we will see!
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05-08-2018, 01:25 AM
eya eya is offline
Imperial Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: -, Greece
Posts: 16,475
Hello girl Sam!!! Welcome and Enjoy it!!!
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05-08-2018, 01:57 AM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2018
Location: Auckland, New Zealand
Posts: 1
Hello there I am Robo.
I joined this platform, so I can learn more about the BRF,Imperial Family of Japan and Swedish Royal Family.While I do not categorize myself as a monarchist/royalist,I do find their role in the 21 century fascinating.
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 05-08-2018, 02:08 AM
Tarlita's Avatar
Royal Highness
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Near Brisbane, Australia
Posts: 1,692
Welcome to the forums Robo. There is a lot to learn so try reading some older posts. Cheers and enjoy.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 05-08-2018, 02:16 AM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: An Iarmhí, Ireland
Posts: 22,972
Hello and welcome Sam
__________________

14 May 1643-Death of Louis XIII de France /Louis II de Navarre
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 05-08-2018, 05:42 AM
Sam Flin's Avatar
Commoner
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Christichurch, New Zealand
Posts: 14
What a lovely welcome from everyone. Makes me wonder what took me so long (ten years!) to come out of lurker mode and join the fun.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 05-08-2018, 07:11 AM
rominet09's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: LIEGE, Belgium
Posts: 4,167
Hello and welcome from Belgium !
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 05-08-2018, 07:28 AM
Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2018
Location: clarkes beach, Canada
Posts: 2
Hi Sam,

It is so nice to have you join the fun and informative exchanges here. You have not been alone behind the door, I have been there as well, for years!

I have been intrigued by monarchy, not so much by the regal things, but trying to figure out how these people ever get time just to be them.

My favorites are Denmark's Queen. She is so intelligent, talented, cultured, just the best of the best! I also love Princess Victoria, she seems to be so genuine.

Please excuse the length of this post.

Hi to everyone! Good morning to everyone from Newfoundland, Canada.
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 05-09-2018, 09:43 AM
Princess Luna's Avatar
Courtier
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: London, United Kingdom
Posts: 984
Hello and welcome Sam
__________________

__________________
~ I'm just coming down to earth. ~ Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, After announcement of her engagement to Prince Charles, February 2005.
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Introducing myself MarieJosepha Member Introductions 4 09-06-2013 12:01 AM
Introducing Myself - History Buff Mickey23 Member Introductions 1 02-15-2011 06:58 AM
Introducing myself Fr. Ambrose Young Member Introductions 1 03-29-2010 10:07 PM
Could I introduce myself in front of your very fine c0mmunity? deLeCidre Member Introductions 3 08-21-2008 01:48 PM
Time to introduce myself... mamoon Member Introductions 2 05-22-2007 05:35 PM




Popular Tags
administrator aif aristocracy belgian british royal family clothes countess of wessex crown crown prince hussein crown prince hussein's future wife current events dailyfail daughter daughters de belgique denmark duchess of sussex duchessofsussex duke of cambridge duke of sussex duke of york earl of wessex forum french revolution french royalty friendly city germany gordon greece harry headship introduction iñaki urdangarín juan carlos kiko king meghan markle monarchist monarchy monogram patron prince harry prince laurent princenapoleon princess anne princess claire princess eugenie princess of belgium public image qe2 queen elizabeth rania of jordan remarriage royal royal ladies sarah duchess of york savoy saxony siblings south africa state visit the crown titles uk styles tradition united kingdom valois van belgië viscount severn windsor castle ww1



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:08 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2019
Jelsoft Enterprises