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Old 07-22-2011, 03:51 AM
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An exhibition about a wedding that took place 3 weeks ago? What for? Who could waste money on that?
Again, CW does not know the concept of "aproppriately dressed". Another dress for the beach and another faux-pas, like in South Africa. What about a nice, elegant two pieces and a bra?
I think, sorry to say, that you are little bit hard on this.
I think many people will be interested to visit this exhibition which seems to be very beautiful. And as for Charlene's outfit, it's very nice and appropriate for summer . What's wrong with it ?
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Like so often, it's a matter of personal taste or preference.
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Old 07-22-2011, 04:25 AM
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I will be in Monaco in September and I sure will visit this exhibition!
Actually I'm looking forward to see the dress and the jewelry!!!
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I'm actually startled by the rather considerable height difference between Prince Albert and Princess Charlene who was wearing flats at this event. I'm so used to seeing her and her husband mostly eye-to-eye height-wise.

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You are right. I thought she was quite as tall as he is. But it is not exact.

Nice dress, it suits her a lot.

Hope that she will learn french soon. She should have already lerned. Since the time she live there!
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It's obviously low on her list of priorities.

Regarding her work schedule, she can pick and choose whatever she wants to do, and this means that she can avoid events or commitments which require being fluent in French.

Apart from any other consideration, I still think that she is foolish for not learning French, and that the people of Monaco deserve better.
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Old 07-22-2011, 07:18 AM
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It's obviously low on her list of priorities.

Regarding her work schedule, she can pick and choose whatever she wants to do, and this means that she can avoid events or commitments which require being fluent in French.

Apart from any other consideration, I still think that she is foolish for not learning French, and that the people of Monaco deserve better.
Agree!!

She has been living there for 7 years! Remind how quickly CP Mary learned Danish, Princess Marie also.

Charlene is a lovely girl, but she should try to approach her people, especially because she is said to be very shy! She should abolish at least the problem of language.
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Please let us not start the language discussion here as well, we have several threads
the discussion is already placed at - this is a current events thread!
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Old 07-22-2011, 01:52 PM
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In terms of Charlene's dress one has to remember that Monaco experiences extreme heat in the summer so I think Charlene's summer dress looked entirley appropriate. Also her hair was styled in quite a formal way and she kept to the golden rule of not exposing her decollete AND legs so the outfit worked for me. Can I also say that I think Albert and Charlene's body language here seems very relaxed and happy, it's as if they are enjoying looking back on their wedding more than they enjoyed the day itself which is very common among any newlyweds but is even more understandable with them when one considers the enormity of that occasion.
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Back in Monaco after their honeymoon:


Princess Charlene and Prince Albert visited the exhibition entitled "L'Histoire du Mariage Princier"
(The story of the Prince's wedding) devoted to their marriage at the Oceanographic museum
of Monaco, on July 21, 2011.


** Pic 1 ** Pic 2 ** Pic 3 ** belga gallery ** daylife gallery **
They look happy and wonderfully relaxed. The honeymoon must have been a success.

I wonder where they went?
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Prince Albert and Princess Charlene attended the Herculis International Athletics Meeting
at the Louis II Stadium in Monaco, Friday, July 22, 2011.



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Charlene is looking a bit pale and she's wearing only her wedding ring....

See you all next week (no internet for me on the weekends, I like to DO stuff!)
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Please note that all posts regarding Charlene expecting have been deleted as speculative. If and when there is a pregnancy announcement, it will be announced by the Princely House.

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Charlene Monaco, star of Hercules Athletics International Meeting
Charlene de Mónaco, protagonista del*Encuentro Internacional de Atletismo H&ea | Noticias hola.com

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Old 07-24-2011, 02:28 PM
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She looked good - giving out the medals in the HERCULIS competition....
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Old 07-24-2011, 05:40 PM
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They look happy and wonderfully relaxed. The honeymoon must have been a success.

I wonder where they went?

According to Hello magazine they were in Mosambique, citing Prince Albert that it was a marvellous stay with a dreamy atmosphere.
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Hello magazine has it from the Nicematin interview Prince Albert and Princess Charlene haven given
after their return to Monaco, so that destination has indeed been comfirmed


Here's an additional article about the exhibition opening:


** Joy of a couple moving on to the next chapter **
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She looked good - giving out the medals in the HERCULIS competition....
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-a6_4XEzK2f...25283%2529.jpg

One of the very few occasion where Charlene's smile is genuine & relaxed, she is happiest when she is around sportspeople and I hope sport will be a focus for her when chosing the causes to support.
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...and I think that must be THE bond between the two - doing sport, watching sport, supporting sport and sportspersons....
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Prince Albert and Charlene united and helpless witnesses of a violent struggle
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Pure People have a habit of exaggerating. I've read the entire article, and about 80% was about the HERCULIS competition and its problems.

There was a very small reference about the press coverage of CW's alleged disappearance.

I'm continuing the summarising of the (incipient) court case on the "Prince Albert Current Events" thread.
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