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Old 12-17-2004, 12:45 AM
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Crown Prince Haakon To Marry Mette-Marit Tjessem Høiby

The engagement of Crown Prince Haakon and Mette-Marit Tjessem Høiby was announced at a press conference December 1, 2000 at the Royal Palace in Oslo, Norway.

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Old 12-17-2004, 12:49 AM
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Pictures of the press conference from Gettyimages.
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Old 12-17-2004, 10:13 PM
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December 3, 2000 - Official engagement.

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can you tell us what was said at this angagement did they talk about marius
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can you tell us what was said at this angagement did they talk about marius
Anyone know?
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Old 08-02-2005, 11:38 AM
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Mette-Marits engaement ring, from Hola.com:
http://www.hola.com/bodaprincipe/200...-anillo2-b.jpg
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Did they have an engagement interview?
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What was said in the interview? I liked MM look, she seemed and still seems the same which really like. Her make up was too plain imo but liked the hair.

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this would be a nice picture of the couple without the watermark - picture
Lovely picture of the couple looking at each other - picture
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I did not like her engagemant outfit.Too boring and bland.Her ring is nice though it is not anything special.
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Her ring is nice though it is not anything special.
As far as I know the ring is a heirloom that was already given to Sonja Haralden by Crown Prince Harald. I think Crown Princess Märtha also wore this ring.
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Engagement photos:
Søk | Scanpix
Søk | Scanpix

The pressconference (and some other photos around the news of the engagement):
Søk | Scanpix

These photos were taken before the engagement, Haakon wanted so demonstrate, that his love for Mette-Marit is serious, and the press should leave in peace Mette-Marit and her family, friends etc. (very romantic, how he protected MM also before the engagement:
Søk | Scanpix
Søk | Scanpix
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http://scanpix.no/spWebApp/search.ac...abId=editorial
http://scanpix.no/spWebApp/search.ac...abId=editorial
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engagement interview word by word
Den kongelige pressekonferansen ord for ord - VG Nett om Kongehuset
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