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Old 07-21-2013, 05:25 PM
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I Have been pregnant together with the duchess of Camebrigde. I gave birth last thursday {it's a son called Jakob) two weeks early and we surprised everyone, they weren't expecting it (neither did we), babies are not to be programmed. Now I'm even more curieus to the baby of Kate and William. I feel now how they will probably will feel when their baby is born, it turns your live upside down, but it's wonderfull!!

Congratulations on the birth of little Jakob.
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Old 07-21-2013, 05:41 PM
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Ah, lucky you indeed, Osipi. My employers know I'm a royal fanatic, so they'll hopefully cut me some slack if my attention gets somewhat diverted during the day.

"Not yet, boss, I'm watching the royal web cam of the hospital. The most extraordinary things has happened. A pigeon has landed right above the stone work emblazoned Lindo Wing.

No, no, I'm not reading too much Harry Potter."
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Old 07-21-2013, 05:44 PM
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So I'm back from my short holidays. Thank you Catherine for waiting for me!

My guess is that a little prince will be born tomorrow (22nd)

elisabetteke Congratulations! Be healthy little Jakob!

EDIT: Could someone give me links to live streams please?
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Old 07-21-2013, 05:45 PM
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Has anyone reported seeing a bright star shining in the sky above KP or St Marys? Anyone happen to pass 3 wise men on camels riding along the highway into London?
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Old 07-21-2013, 05:47 PM
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Just give it time. Someone will.
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:09 PM
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Has anyone reported seeing a bright star shining in the sky above KP or St Marys? Anyone happen to pass 3 wise men on camels riding along the highway into London?
Oh it was them ! Thought its was some Roms heading to Park Lane....
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:11 PM
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I had a pleasant and amusing encounter today with a lovely English lady from Worcester. We were waiting for a bus in Switzerland, and we fell into casual conversation. She had been out touring all day, and after a few pleasantries, she said, "Has there been any news about Catherine's baby? I've not heard anything since the BBC news at 8 this morning."

Of course, I was able to assure her that it was status quo, and in a very few minutes she told me the history of her family, one of whom emigrated to Canada a century ago, and what he did and whom his daughter married.

And then she explained that Worcester was the site of the final battle of the Civil War between the King's men and the Parliamentarians, and how the soldiers now swear their allegiance to the Queen so that no politician can tell them to overthrow the government, and so on, and she never paused for breath. She was quite elegant and charming, and she sure could talk! When we parted, I told her I would think about her when the baby was born.
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:24 PM
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Daily Telegraph article re inducing Catherine

Duchess of Cambridge could be induced within days - Telegraph
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:29 PM
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Has anyone reported seeing a bright star shining in the sky above KP or St Marys? Anyone happen to pass 3 wise men on camels riding along the highway into London?
Not yet, but I have already wrapped the myrrh in some baby wrapping paper with a smart baby blue bow.
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:44 PM
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Is the kid here yet? No?

Bored, now!
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Old 07-21-2013, 06:50 PM
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When you think that this child may not make its entrance for another week, everyone will really be twitching and bleary-eyed. Hopefully, he/she will see the light of day before Great-Grandma hightails it to Balmoral this Friday!

And I think I spotted some shepherds and sheep slowly making their way toward the Lindo Wing....
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Old 07-21-2013, 07:41 PM
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I've been a member of TRF now for 5 years and up until the Cambridge wedding, Mr. Remote here has had little to no interest at all. He had some interest in the wedding but quickly found other things to do. I slept in quite late today and while being handed my first cup of coffee of the day, I got all the latest information on Baby C. from him that he'd picked up from newscast here. Now that was a pleasant wake up surprise!
My fiance informs me on all things royal too, only the sad thing is, I already know about it before he tells me (following all these things on twitter, facebook, and here really helps). Of course I try to not let it slip that I know already, so he doesn't feel foolish. He knows I'm a royal watcher, and because he majored in history in college, understands a lot of what's going on.

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Do you think our bosses would be just as sympathetic if we don't get too much work accomplished if we're still on Baby Watch for Monday??
I can tell you, that my boss will not be sympathetic at all, but my TAs will be. They know I'm on pins and needles, waiting for the big announcement. We're not allowed to keep our cell phones on at work (I keep mine on 'vibrate'), so it's very hard to sneak a peek and see what's actually going on.

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My employers know I'm a royal fanatic, so they'll hopefully cut me some slack if my attention gets somewhat diverted during the day.
Lucky you. I wish I had your boss.
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:09 PM
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Ok, Child Cambridge, listen up! You are on my last nerve. I'm giving you 24 hours to get here or .... Well, I still have to figure out the "or else" part ... But you get my drift!!!!
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:11 PM
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imagine how kate feels...
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:26 PM
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imagine how kate feels...
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:28 PM
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LOL Yep poor Kate she has to wait for everything doesn't she? Congrats on baby Jakob a lovely name. I would love someone to turn up at the Lindo wing with some camels dressed as the three Wise Men it would be so funny. LOL So we are still waiting I hope she comes soon today would be good!
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:37 PM
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I'm still waiting for those shepherds with their flocks of sheep.....
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My fiance informs me on all things royal too, only the sad thing is, I already know about it before he tells me (following all these things on twitter, facebook, and here really helps). Of course I try to not let it slip that I know already, so he doesn't feel foolish.
Aww! How sweet! You let him think he's given you some news. When my husband tells me things about the royals, I already know, too, but I don't hesitate to tell him so!
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Old 07-21-2013, 08:45 PM
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waity katy... to get the prince, have the baby and god knows, to be queen. when he was handing out patience and endurance, she must have got triple her share.
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Perhaps shepherds would be more appropriate.

We have to wait thirteen days for the Epiphany, when lowly wise men will bow before Baby C.
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