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Old 12-09-2008, 02:25 PM
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Old 12-09-2008, 02:58 PM
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She really seems to connect with people, young and old. You can tell from the photos that she genuinely cares about the work she is doing. This visit is not just a photo op for her. These photos have been wonderful to see.

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Old 12-09-2008, 03:53 PM
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did she go on an official invitation? it seems that the president's wife wasn't there to welcome her like princesse lalla salma?
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Old 12-09-2008, 06:29 PM
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BUNTE has an article about the visit, containing a photo gallery with 10 large pictures without watermark:

Mathilde auf Charity-Mission - Bilder - BUNTE
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Old 12-10-2008, 01:59 PM
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I am glad to see that the visit is going well. When speaking to others, she is always attentive and comfortable.
Yes there is definitly something about mathilde, more than any other young female royal, she really looks as if she empathises. It could be her background of working with special needs children, or the recent loss of her father. I don't see any other CPss going to a third world country and being so attentative and empathetic. It could also be that being noble born she doesn't have the need to prove high class behaviour, because she is high class, born and bred, so she steps into her role much better.
P.S I am not criticizing the other Crown princesses, just voicing an observation and trying to break it down...

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