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Old 04-22-2007, 03:53 PM
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Completely in agreement with you, Queen Sofía is a grandmother, handsome and of very young aspect, that is very affectionate with its grandsons, but also I see in her continuous gestures, and mainly glances, who expose enamored qu is of their husband, King Juan Carlos. By the way, their grandsons do not call to him "abuela " but " amamá "
I thought that they would call her "Yaya" since that is usually what kids call their Greek grandmothers. I don't call my grandmother Abuela either (it sounds so formal), I call her Mama. It's like Mamá, without an emphasis on the a.

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Old 04-22-2007, 05:32 PM
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In Spain many grandsons also call yaya to the grandmother, but the queen is “amamá” (like twice mother). She and their brothers thus called to their grandmother Victoria Luisa de Prusia, and his children to queen Federica also. However to Doña Maria, mother of the king, called “Ia”, because thus she began calling it infant Elena when she was very small and not yet she knew to speak. GREETINGS!
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Old 04-22-2007, 08:22 PM
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Yes, I get the "twice mother" thing, that is the exact reason why I call my abuela "mama". The Queen is definitely like a second mother to them, the best word to describe her is "cariñosa". She's my favorite!

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Old 04-23-2007, 01:43 PM
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Thanks Marenostrum, it's funny to hear something, and the nickname are sweet, sure the Queens nickname.
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more :

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Old 10-30-2007, 05:27 AM
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more pics from corbis:


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Old 10-30-2007, 05:28 AM
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more pics from corbis:


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Old 10-30-2007, 10:18 PM
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Thanks for all the great pics emilieweber2004! I had never seen most of them.
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They seam to be mucht more relaxed and simple then they are now!
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i am so agree with you bilboquinhas!
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Old 11-02-2007, 07:22 AM
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Amazing walk down memory lane. I agree, they all appear relaxed and carefree...even the King appears somewhat relaxed.
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here are find some other pics from old events
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A joyful photo of king Juan Carlos, queen Sofia and princess Letizia at the Alzheimer gala September 2004
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thanks Lula and Ladyfinn!
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KING OF SPAIN JUAN CARLOS, PRINCE FELIPE AND HIS WIFE PRINCESS LETIZIA SPENT A NIGHT OUT ON THE ISLAND OF MAJORCA. 23RD AUGUST 2004.

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