The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #121  
Old 09-22-2005, 03:19 AM
Gentry
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Posts: 73
I don't mean to step on anyone's toes but I feel compelled to set the record straight: Crown Princess is Crown Princess, born royal or not! She is elevated to the same status as her husband. There is no protocol that dictates one has to curtsy to another. At times, now or when they are both queens, Vicoria's birthright may come to the fore in seating and precedence when the two appear together at a function. When they are with their spouses, that changes, if it needs to.

I can't vouch for Sonja curtseying to Margrethe but as far as Mette-Marit goes she might have been caught up in the moment and just curtsied once too many times.However, you all overlook another possibility: she might have been trying to get under the hat for a kiss on the cheek! Besides, in a curtsy, a lady steps back with her right leg; Mette-Marit extended her left leg and to me she looks like she's going for the right cheek (the one you usually kiss).

As far as I know, there is no such rule and I have never seen it applied. There's also nothing to stop her making a goodwill gesture...?
__________________

Reply With Quote
  #122  
Old 11-09-2005, 03:56 AM
Pink Tulip's Avatar
Nobility
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Belfast, United Kingdom
Posts: 271
Video from Irish television RTE news

http://dynamic.rte.ie/av/2050745.smil



(www.rte.ie)
__________________

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
Swedish Official Visit to Norway: June 18-19, 2013 JessRulz Royal House of Norway 21 09-28-2013 09:11 PM
King Abdullah II`s visit to UK, US, Norway & Sweden: June 9 - 2010 Rossina King Abdullah and Queen Rania and Family 40 06-20-2010 11:04 PM
Official Visit from the King and Queen of Norway: October 25-26, 2005 HMQueenElizabethII British Royals 487 07-14-2007 10:09 PM
Official Visit from Norway to Denmark: November 7-8, 2005 norwegianne Royal House of Denmark 103 11-14-2005 07:05 AM
Official Visit from Norway to Sweden: September 1-2, 2005 GrandDuchess Royal House of Sweden 135 09-15-2005 06:01 AM




Popular Tags
antony armstrong-jones books british royal family camilla charles chris o'neill crown princess victoria crown princess victoria hats current events current events thread dutch royal family family fashion felipe vi general news helena hereditary grand duchess stéphanie hereditary grand duke guillaume infanta cristina infanta leonor infanta sofia iñaki urdangarín juan urdangarín king felipe king felipe vi king philippe king willem-alexander letizia line luxembourg meghan markle news pablo urdangarín porphyria prince charles prince daniel prince felix prince gabriel prince harry prince harry of wales prince jean prince nicholas prince oscar princess beatrice princess estelle princess leonore princess madeleine princess of asturias princess victoria queen elizabeth ii queen letizia queen letizia casual outfits queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen mathilde queen maxima royal ancestry royal geneology royal wedding smith soderberg state visit stephanie sweden swedish royal family tony armstrong-jones victoria video games wedding wedding of prince harry



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:36 AM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2018
Jelsoft Enterprises