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Old 07-15-2015, 01:43 PM
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Yes, I saw this comment and thought it was spot on:

Our Josephine looks so sweet in that picture, maybe even a little proud :-) Something to show of in Kindergarten after the summer holidays. Take that brother Vincent
I agree – once the initial shock over the fall had subsided and she had been around the hospital, she must have felt pretty badass getting to wear a cast others can draw on and she can show off to her friends I distinctly remember that feeling when I broke my arm when I was around Josephine's age, it was very big
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Old 07-15-2015, 01:51 PM
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Poor Princess Josephine, but lovely to see her siblings names on her sling.
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Old 07-16-2015, 03:56 AM
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Here's another gallery of the bike pics:


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Old 07-16-2015, 04:01 AM
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Wish her a speedy recovery. Such accidents happen but she'll hopefully heal well.

Some lovely pictures we have got so far and seems the weather has been in their favour.
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Old 07-17-2015, 01:22 PM
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A Danish woman Gitte posted yesterday this picture on Facebook and it has so far recieved more than 18.000 likes. She don't mentiones where it is taken, but it looks like it could be at the Dybbøl Historic Museum which the Crown Prince Family visited last Friday (a perfect plage for a family outing btw) :)

"A big thanks to the Crown Prince for taking the time to have a picture taken with my sister who has Down Syndrome. That moment will she live on for a very long time."

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?f...type=1&theater
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Old 07-17-2015, 01:30 PM
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BB last week covered M&F biking with their children on their way to the staples:
https://app.box.com/s/vuabfauniub6j1rhbygt9fdf59g4ydzd
https://app.box.com/s/parl7nh93yswd5iasllogh28tvdlcg4r
https://app.box.com/s/8nj34gdyo5zun2lzs59u6ki71wwgr5hu
https://app.box.com/s/d59ms7eouk200swhtc62y6f7jjsc42au
https://app.box.com/s/636ejfckno47f33i9as9gfolel06naem
https://app.box.com/s/ai0pu1oji34wyhjjkey2sl8wgugduyah

And based on that and a couple of questions I've been asked I have a few comments.
The Royal Lifeguard have sentries at Gråsten Manor. - Just as they have outside Kancellihuset when M&F are in residence there.
That's popular with locals! Partly because of the weekly changing of the guards with regiment's music corps present which is a big crowd pleaser. Partly because the guards detachment is predominantly selected from guardsmen who come from that part of the county, so parents, grandparents and girlfriends are of course descending in droves on the manor to see their son, brother, boyfriend (and sometimes daughter) doing sentry duty.

Gråsten Manor is a pretty large estate and the staples are located a few hundred meters down the access road leading to the manor, across a road and to the left.
A riding instructor from the Guards Hussars usually rides shotgun when members of the DRF are out riding. Partly because PET officers are not required to be able to ride horses (they do escort on bicycles instead) but mostly because the riding instructor and his horse has a calming effect on the horses say M&F ride.
Even though Mary has her own horse I doubt she rides it very often and Frederik simply borrow a hussars horse and that means the horses are not used to M&F, so a familiar human (who may very well be riding a dominant horse. Cavalry mounts are not like normal riding horses, they tend to automatically follow a horse ridden by an officer or NCO) reassures them. - So without being able to read the mind of horses, I suspect M&F's horses, when figuring out who is going to ride them, classify M&F as another pair of hussar recruits - and sigh quietly...
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How sweet is he even during private family time.

and man does he look good
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Old 07-17-2015, 03:07 PM
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A Danish woman Gitte posted yesterday this picture on Facebook and it has so far recieved more than 18.000 likes. She don't mentiones where it is taken, but it looks like it could be at the Dybbøl Historic Museum which the Crown Prince Family visited last Friday (a perfect plage for a family outing btw) :)

"A big thanks to the Crown Prince for taking the time to have a picture taken with my sister who has Down Syndrome. That moment will she live on for a very long time."

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?f...type=1&theater
Frederik looks pretty sweaty to me. Perhaps he was running or cycling?
From Gråsten to the redoubts at Dybbøl and back would be a nice little ride for him.
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Frederik looks pretty sweaty to me. Perhaps he was running or cycling?
From Gråsten to the redoubts at Dybbøl and back would be a nice little ride for him.
Probably running behind 4 kids lol
And it looks like he was wearing his maroon color pants that he looks so well in

is that a cow skin in the background? would that be part of the Dybbøl Historic Museum
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Old 07-17-2015, 04:24 PM
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Probably running behind 4 kids lol
And it looks like he was wearing his maroon color pants that he looks so well in

is that a cow skin in the background? would that be part of the Dybbøl Historic Museum
Hardly. Dybbøl Historic Museum is about the two Schleswigan Wars 1848-1850 and 1864.
So wherever Frederik was perspiring I don't think it was at Dybbøl.

The area consists of remnants of and restored redoubts: http://www.graenseforeningen.dk/site...l1864%2002.jpg
The mill seen here is Dybbøl Mill and it was used as an observation post and as such shot to pieces prior to the Prussian attack in 1864.

A view of the area from the air: http://www.graenseforeningen.dk/site...bb_l_Banke.jpg

The weeks prior to the storm of the redoubts was genuine trench warfare: http://filmcentralen.dk/files/filmce...?itok=mxAkUbQv
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thank you Muhler.
This is why its great to have Danish members on this tread, to get more background info.

Judging by his belt and pants I don't think he was running or cycling. Either way great picture
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Old 07-17-2015, 05:16 PM
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Rain perhaps? A sudden shower?
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Old 07-19-2015, 07:16 AM
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Now we know where Frederik was photographed. In LEGOLAND where he and Mary and the children last Thursday was a private excursion (and thankfully apparently the press didn't noticed it )

Article and picture:
http://www.udeoghjemme.dk/skaebner/d...ttas-store-dag

-We were in LEGOLAND and we did noticed that the Crown Prince also was in the park with his family. They enjoyed themselves in the same way as everyone else, and we really didn't wanted to disturb them, says Gitte.

-But my sister is sometimes a little more impulsive so she went to greet Frederik.

- And he was just so friendly and nice, says Gitte, who asked for permission to take a picture of the crown prince with Britta. A desire which Frederik smiling said yes.

Britta is very interested in the Crown Prince couple and their family and follows them closely. So it was a great experience for Britta to have spoken with Frederik himself.


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And we have the first delightful picture of our Crown Prince family receiving the Gråsten Ring Rider Association today. They all look so lovely and as you can see in the picture Josephine is in top form despite her broken arm

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CKRZaEQWwAAuSJ8.jpg:large

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Old 07-19-2015, 07:32 AM
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Frederik gives a lovely smile with this young lady.
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article from Billedbladet with a photo
http://www.billedbladet.dk/kongelige...ngrideroptoget
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another picture gallery with many beautiful photos
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Old 07-19-2015, 10:20 AM
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Princess Isabella looks great with her hair up.

Thanks for the pictures.
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Old 07-19-2015, 10:55 AM
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Lovely family outing!!


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Aww what a lovely family picture !

Love this too: DSC_3544.jpg | Robin Utrecht | Photoshelter


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So MANY wonderful pictures of the Crown Prince Family! I don't even know where to begin....
Total cuteness overload

Vincent is as brother Christian; such a gentle and mild boy and with such a cheeky, boyish and charming look in his eyes at the same time. Two real boys. Josephine goes so much in older sister Isabella's footsteps and is such a charming little sunshine princess with glorious smiles and facial expressions and dance steps and these two are clearly the two entertainers in the family.

Very charismatic children and it's a fun age they have right now to observe them.

They are such a lovely family and I truly enjoy all the hugs, love and loving embraces. A great little future king family we have us there.

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Maybe Josephine is telling the press how it looked when she fell off the horse?
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CKRfQmbUEAEJrMh.jpg

Oh well, what you don't do for your younger siblings. Mother and Christian send each other a sympathetic glance
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Christian has always been mommys boy, hasn't he?
http://phosee-dk-eu.s3.amazonaws.com...en_800x600.jpg
http://phosee-dk-eu.s3.amazonaws.com...en_800x600.jpg
http://phosee-dk-eu.s3.amazonaws.com...en_800x600.jpg

Mary is great to always remembering large and small - also this little group in a wheelchairs on the way home:
https://scontent-arn2-1.xx.fbcdn.net...81997527_o.jpg
[url]https://scontent-arn2-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/t31.0-8/11228053_1057109357672961_3927843670063206790_o.jpg


Another gallery:
Ringridning i Gråsten - PhoSee
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Old 07-19-2015, 02:13 PM
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Thank you for the pics.

A 38 pic gallery from Jyske Vestkysten with more to be released later: jv.dk - Lokale nyheder - Sønderborg - Se billederne af kronprins-familien i Gråsten

Notice Pic #10. A horse was nervous and Mary put her arms out to protect Vincent, who don't seem to have noticed anything. As the gentle soul he appears to be, he is enjoying the flowers.

There were some 300 riders in the procession, representing various riding clubs and associations and marching bands and each of them brought flowers for the M&F family. - So that amounted to a lot of flowers!
Josephine, who seems to be upstaging her older sister, appears to have appointed herself as the one in the family responsible for accepting the bouquets.
I think Josephine had a field day! People, not least girls, dressed up. And regardless of her mishap, she doesn't seem to be afraid of horses. - Perhaps it had nothing to do with horses at all, but instead the accident just happened near the stables?
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