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Old 09-01-2007, 01:54 PM
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When are they releasing pictures of it? And, BTW, when was W-A's real birthday?
April 27th.
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Old 09-01-2007, 01:55 PM
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How great it is to see the Princes of Astrurias are on the guestlist, too!
Btw: the whole guestlist is really impressive!
I'm really looking forward to see first pictures.
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Old 09-01-2007, 01:57 PM
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Just saw the first footage. The 3-a's were there too!

And I really like it that Laetizia was there with Felipe.
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:02 PM
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It's great that the three little girls were there. I hope that they enjoyed it. I can't wait to see the pictures.
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:02 PM
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Can you watch online?Can you give us the link?
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Has somebody recorded the christening of Ingrid Alexandra?It was so nice to see all of them together as a happy family...
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:03 PM
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Edward and Sophie must be tired, busy day on Friday and then straight off to the Netherlands. Maybe it would have been better to have sent Charles and Camilla, thus giving them something to do that was un-memorial related.
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:04 PM
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I've been trying to find it online and I haven't been successful so far.
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:05 PM
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I understand where there's a will there's a way. I guess I'm just thinking that if you are going to invite such big name crowned royals then why all the secrecy? There's never this much secrecy for a christening. What you have described is extra pressure and stress for the Netherlands special services. I understand their right to privacy but at the same time I just find it hard to believe that so many well knowns could gather in one place and not be seen.
Don't get me wrong they have their right to privacy and I'm not objecting to that, I'm just saying that in the age that we all live in I find it hard to believe that no pics have escaped and that they found it so necessary to be secretive. I guess I would expect this from a few other royal houses but not from the Dutch.
I think the guests will lóve it. To stroll around in impressive surroundings. To be entre nous and be sure of discretion. Just saw the first glimpses on the news: lackeys and footmen in gala. The Prince and Princess and their daughters arriving in a calèche. The Princess with a retro hairdo, still having after-birth weight so to see. The gentlemen are in black tie.
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Edward and Sophie must be tired, busy day on Friday and then straight off to the Netherlands. Maybe it would have been better to have sent Charles and Camilla, thus giving them something to do that was un-memorial related.

Yikes! The criticism that would come if Charles and Camilla were there. I absolutely think the right choice was made for it to be Edward and Sophie instead of C and C. To have such a day with a heavy heart and being there to support your sons that have heavy hearts but then jetting off to the Netherlands for a birthday party within hours of the memorial service. Wow! The odd message that would send, imo.
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Edward and Sophie must be tired, busy day on Friday and then straight off to the Netherlands. Maybe it would have been better to have sent Charles and Camilla, thus giving them something to do that was un-memorial related.
Camilla would have been eaten alive by the tabloids. I am actually surprised that there is anybody from the UK at all.

No Danish guests? Not even the Sayn-Witgensteins or the Greeks?

Is Mathilde wearing new jewels or are they paste? If they are real than they are rather impressive indeed.

Maria del Carmen Zorreguietta looks grogeous btw, as does Letizia.
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HM looks absolutely stunning I think,as does Máxima.imho.

They all looked absolutely great.Laurentiens new hairdo?Don't know yet,but it sure is a change
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Maxima is really wonderful, as Mette marit.
Letizia dress in white!
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So it looks like yet again other then their weddings, Mary and Letizia the ones that are compared the most are not at the same royal event. They have once again missed each other. A little ironic and funny to me!
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So it looks like yet again other then their weddings, Mary and Letizia the ones that are compared the most are not at the same royal event. They have once again missed each other. A little ironic and funny to me!
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Old 09-01-2007, 02:18 PM
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Well, I highly doubt that Mary stayed away because she wanted to avoid Letizia. Probably she and/or her husband had other plans (sailing) or they weren´t invited at all.
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There are pictures already
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So it looks like yet again other then their weddings, Mary and Letizia the ones that are compared the most are not at the same royal event. They have once again missed each other. A little ironic and funny to me!
Both where onl present at the wedding of Frederik and mary and the second evening of the Celebrations in Luxemburg last year.
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So it looks like yet again other then their weddings, Mary and Letizia the ones that are compared the most are not at the same royal event. They have once again missed each other. A little ironic and funny to me!
They were both present at the silver wedding celebrations in Luxembourg
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Modified gueslist of most prominent foreign guests

Prins Filip en Prinses Mathilde van België, Hertog en Hertogin van Brabant
Prins Hassan bin Talal en Prinses Sarvath El Hassan bin Talal van Jordanië
Prinses Badiya bint El Hassan van Jordanië en de heer Blair
Prins Rashid bint El Hassan van Jordanië
Prinses Sumaya bint El Hassan van Jordanië en de heer Nasser Judeh
Erfprins Alois en erfprinses Sophie van Liechtenstein
Erfgroothertog Guillaume van Luxemburg, Prins van Nassau
Kroonprins Haakon en Kroonprinses Mette-Marit van Noorwegen
Prins Felipe en Prinses Letizia, Prins en Prinses van Asturië
Infanta Cristina van Spanje en de heer Iñaki Urdangarin, Hertog en Hertogin van Palma de Mallorca
Kroonprinses Victoria van Zweden, Hertogin van Västergötland
Prins Edward en Prinses Sophie van het Verenigd Koninkrijk, graaf en gravin van Wessex
Prins Kyril en Prinses Rosario van Preslav
Prins Kardam en Prinses Miriam van Tirnovo
Aartshertog Carl Christian en Aartshertogin Marie-Astrid van Habsburg-Lotharingen, Prinses van Luxemburg, Prinses van Nassau
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