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Old 09-28-2006, 04:49 AM
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Exiled empress 'returns' home

LONDON: Britain's Prince Michael hopes to close a difficult chapter of family history this week when he attends the reburial of his great aunt, the mother of Russia's last tsar, in St Petersburg, Russia.

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Old 09-28-2006, 10:42 AM
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/5387572.stm

Now, there's a video there showing Prince and Princess Michael standing with King Constantine and Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary at the reburial of Empress Maria Feodorovna. Prince Michael gives a little interview on Maria.

But the thing that shouted at me was Princess Michael. She didn't look like the wife of a minor Prince. She looked like an Empress standing there. This woman is wasted. Can't they make her Queen of Malta or something like that?
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Old 09-28-2006, 01:00 PM
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Can anyone post some pictures of the event?
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Old 09-28-2006, 01:52 PM
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Can anyone post some pictures of the event?
All pictures and information of the reburial ceremony of Empress Marie Feodorovna can be found in this thread.
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But the thing that shouted at me was Princess Michael. She didn't look like the wife of a minor Prince. She looked like an Empress standing there. This woman is wasted. Can't they make her Queen of Malta or something like that?
I love that. I have always felt that she has not been given enough credit for how she carries out her duties, despite the negative comments she gets.
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I agree charlottestreasures. She deserves so much more praise than she gets.
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I am particuarly interested in photos of the Michaels of Kent -the link focuses more on the Danish Royals. I also agree with the previous two posts. One thing the media have never been able to criticise the Princess for is how she behaves at Royal events as she's a credit to the Royal Family and always looks the part.
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Time for a new thread, which can be found here.

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