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The British Monarchy Flickr has some images of Sophie today in her role as Patron of Shooting Star Chase, attending the Charity Day at Marex Spectron in the City of London.

Sophie + Sophie 2

I love that she is on the phone, though I wonder who it is to. Her smile is so lovely and genuine.
If I were on the other end of the phone call I would have been thinking I was being pranked. Wonder what went through the head of the person on the other end of that call.
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Sophie and Edward are credit to the family with all the hard work they do
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Pics from another visit to the hospice this year:
HRH The Countess of Wessex visits Shooting Star House | Shooting Star Chase
Precious!

Thanks for the link
Sophie is amazing . She is so natural with children. Always is pleasure to see her interacting with kids
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Old 11-15-2012, 10:03 PM
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If I were on the other end of the phone call I would have been thinking I was being pranked. Wonder what went through the head of the person on the other end of that call.
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Thanks for the link
Sophie is amazing . She is so natural with children. Always is pleasure to see her interacting with kids
You're welcome! You said it!!
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:28 AM
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Couple of updates:
1. Timeline Photos | Facebook Clervaux Life
2. https://twitter.com/RuskinMill/statu...134336/photo/1
3. Sophie, Countess of Wessex... | Gary Walsh Photography
4. St John Ambulance http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fb...levant_count=1
5. WheelPower Charity Gala The Diary - A Night To Remember | The Gentleman's Journal |
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Thanks for the links and pictures
Sophie looks AbFab
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Thanks for the links. What I love most is the photo of Sophie taking a photo of someone/something. She loves that camera! I'd love to see her photo collection on her computer. She literally has photographed just about everything this year. I bet she has lots of photos of Louise and James.

Her hair looks beautiful at the event for WheelPower Charity Gala.
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Old 11-19-2012, 05:20 PM
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You mean this photo?
http://www.thegentlemansjournal.co.u...11/Unknown.png
I agree she reminds Sophie, but she is wearing a bracelet and a ring, while during speech she didn't have it... Hmm, maybe she got it at that gala?

Bags look like Tiffany,
maybe sth like this bracelet http://www.tiffany.co.uk/Shopping/It...+6-ri+-ni+0-t+
ring: http://www.tiffany.co.uk/Shopping/It...+6-ri+-ni+0-t+
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You mean this photo?
http://www.thegentlemansjournal.co.u...11/Unknown.png
I agree she reminds Sophie, but she is wearing a bracelet and a ring, while during speech she didn't have it... Hmm, maybe she got it at that gala?

Bags look like Tiffany,
maybe sth like this bracelet Tiffany & Co. | Item | Elsa Peretti« charcoal-colour Bone cuff in ruthenium, medium, right wrist. | United Kingdom
ring: Tiffany & Co. | Item | Paloma's Calife double band ring in sterling silver and midnight titanium. | United Kingdom
You are right, I don't think it is Sophie. Whoever it is, she has beautiful hair!
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Old 11-19-2012, 08:36 PM
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You mean this photo?
http://www.thegentlemansjournal.co.u...11/Unknown.png
I agree she reminds Sophie, but she is wearing a bracelet and a ring, while during speech she didn't have it... Hmm, maybe she got it at that gala?
yes, why not ?:) they all have those little blue bags in their laps, so maybe that was something that came in it

edit- i personally think it could even be edward next to her
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The Earl and Countess of Wessex in Malta!!!

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Earl and Countess of Wessex in Malta - timesofmalta.com
http://gozonews.com/26184/countess-o...nces-in-malta/
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Thank you :)
But check what I have found!!
HMS Illustrious - Royal reception | Facebook
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Thank you to you both. I love Sophie's dress, it is such a beautiful shape. I hoped we would see it after the Luxembourg wedding and we have.

What bothers me, though it probably shouldn't bother me and it shows I am too invested in the Wessex's, is that Sophie does not wear her wedding rings. It bothered me when Edward did not wear his, and now Sophie isn't wearing hers. She probably fancied a change, but it is odd.

What I do love is the image of Sophie signing the book and she has got Edward to hold her bag. It's a good look, Edward.
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Please, can you possibly be TOO invested?

Hm, maybe they got new rings? I mean there must have been a reason why Edward was not wearing his rings for months, maybe he lost or broke his wedding band. Thus maybe they had have made new ones and are now both wearing those?
Cause the ring Sophie's wearing in those pictures really does look more like a wedding band than a fancy fashionable ring that one might be wearing for a change.
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Please, can you possibly be TOO invested?

Hm, maybe they got new rings? I mean there must have been a reason why Edward was not wearing his rings for months, maybe he lost or broke his wedding band. Thus maybe they had have made new ones and are now both wearing those?
Cause the ring Sophie's wearing in those pictures really does look more like a wedding band than a fancy fashionable ring that one might be wearing for a change.
I am definitely TOO invested, without a doubt!

They are perhaps new rings, but it was noted by another member that Sophie had worn the ring (or a similar ring) in 2008 on her right hand. I had thought it was an anniversary gift as she has only been wearing on her left hand ring finger since their anniversary, but since it was pointed out she had it in 2008 that idea went out the window.

Of course we will never know where her rings are, and I only say because I adore her engagement ring. If she no longer wants it, I don't mind borrowing it...
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The most I am bothered by the total LACK of press coverage of this visit. It's a shame, really!
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Old 11-20-2012, 04:15 PM
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There has been more coverage of this tour than The Duke of Kent's recent week in the Falklands.

Outside of The Queen, Charles, William and Harry (and spouses) the press really aren't interested in tours or visits by the minor royals.
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More from MALTA

Royals visit Qrendi centre for disabled - timesofmalta.com
with more pictures> Countess of Wessex presents two ambulances in Malta - Gozo News.Com
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Finally some more images of their visit, courtesy of Uk In Malta Flickr

Earl and Countess 1 + Earl and Countess 2

Visit the Flickr link for more images of Sophie presenting the ambulances and the couple's visit to the Helen Keller Resource Centre.

Thank you for the links, MagMill!
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MagMil I cannot view last 2 links, anyone else has the same problem? It says:
you don't have permission to access /26184/countess-of-wessex-presents-two-ambulances-in-malta/ on this server.
Not sure why...
But Molly you've made my day, what a joy!! So many big pics, in that amazing dress (Peter Pilloto) and Heavenly Necklaces earrings.
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