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Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 12-28-2011, 02:35 PM
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The issue with this is that it might backfire on...

The issue with this is that it might backfire on him. It's true he has a lot to live up to and, in all honesty, he won't even be starting from level ground. He has to be very careful as to how he...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 11-12-2011, 06:59 PM
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I doubt they'll be living such a life. Those kids...

I doubt they'll be living such a life. Those kids will likely get real jobs. Unless they turn out rather stuck up and decide to use their royal titles, they'll grow up anonymously enough that they'll...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 11-09-2011, 07:00 PM
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Calm down, Bertie. Come join me in burning our...

Calm down, Bertie. Come join me in burning our degrees and cursing the heavens. Looks like all that Shakespeare I got jammed down my throat, and eventually grew to love, for my English degree was...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 11-09-2011, 11:22 AM
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KittyAtlanta, why exactly are History, Art...

KittyAtlanta, why exactly are History, Art History and English literature not substantial subjects? Or are you saying that they are not substantial when looking at the York's employment realistic...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 11-08-2011, 10:22 PM
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I think it's the former. The engagements will...

I think it's the former. The engagements will shrink with the family, people will complain but it simply won't be possible, especially for the older members to keep up their schedules. The younger...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 11-07-2011, 08:13 PM
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Damn straight. As horrible as it sounds, she's...

Damn straight. As horrible as it sounds, she's treated as St. Diana. All you ever see is people commenting on Diana's boy William and comparing Kate to her. She was, and still is to some extent, a...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-27-2011, 11:50 AM
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Yes, that would be the easiest way but, from what...

Yes, that would be the easiest way but, from what we've seen, it's highly unlikely.
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-23-2011, 05:51 PM
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I gotta disagree here, Sarah's is too...

I gotta disagree here, Sarah's is too opportunistic to not have done something with that invite unless there was a deal that kept her from doing so.
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-20-2011, 02:40 PM
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Somewhere, a Geordie is planning your beating....

Somewhere, a Geordie is planning your beating. lol

Eugenie, does seem the more serious of the two. A rather funny observation since shes supposed to be the wild one. Maybe it's that she simply...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-19-2011, 05:13 PM
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Posted By sliver_bic
Yes but once the older royals start to fade out...

Yes but once the older royals start to fade out the family will be smaller regardless so it's not like it's going to cost the country as much as before. There'll be less duties and the family will...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-08-2011, 09:42 AM
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Depending on how much Beatrice wants it it might...

Depending on how much Beatrice wants it it might be part of the deal that she not have an "accessory" with her.
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 07-29-2011, 11:43 AM
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Aren't most European monarchies made up of the...

Aren't most European monarchies made up of the monarch and their immediate family? Charles knows that his mother's death will bring a lot to bear on the firm (including a commonwealth that will...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-15-2011, 07:26 PM
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I don't think they can lose them at all. Any new...

I don't think they can lose them at all. Any new rules would apply from that date forward I would assume. How can he strip them of something that they've had since birth?
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-14-2011, 07:10 PM
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Posted By sliver_bic
If they don't start early I doubt they'll do it...

If they don't start early I doubt they'll do it at all. Seems like the issue is (relatively) close to being solved so either they hit the ground running or don't race at all.
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-08-2011, 10:46 AM
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Posted By sliver_bic
Part of that will come from the shrinking of the...

Part of that will come from the shrinking of the commonwealth. Australia's got a strong republican movement and it seems that Canada is leaning to no crown after Elizabeth passes. With less countries...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-07-2011, 06:12 PM
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Does it strike anyone else as strange that we...

Does it strike anyone else as strange that we never seem to lay blame on the Queen herself for this?

We've mentioned the parents so often and yet we don't mention the grandparents. Sarah I can't...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-06-2011, 02:48 PM
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Posted By sliver_bic
And what did the Wales boys do during University?

And what did the Wales boys do during University?
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 05-06-2011, 10:11 AM
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Posted By sliver_bic
William and Harry are in the first line and, more...

William and Harry are in the first line and, more importatnly, are the sons of Diana Spencer. That's why so many people are suddenly so enthralled with Kate, imo, they want to see Diana's boy happy...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 04-12-2011, 08:56 AM
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Views: 220,291
Posted By sliver_bic
That lovely rule of male line grandchildren of a...

That lovely rule of male line grandchildren of a monarch.They're all in the line of succession which seems good enough for them.
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 04-08-2011, 04:42 PM
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Views: 220,291
Posted By sliver_bic
See I don't understand this opinion. Why,...

See I don't understand this opinion. Why, exactly, does it not appear so? The argument of Williams kids is faaaaar off, as they have yet to be conceived and then would require more than two decades...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 03-28-2011, 08:50 AM
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Posted By sliver_bic
William and Harry didn't get that but they're in...

William and Harry didn't get that but they're in the first line and their parents didn't get into what the Yorks have. Diana is all but a saint and Charles, though not the most popular member of the...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 03-28-2011, 07:24 AM
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Posted By sliver_bic
See I disagree on that. On the Royal duties begin...

See I disagree on that. On the Royal duties begin the crowd will have less reason to go after them because they're pulling their weight. It'll stop when the partying stops. Andrew and Sarah could...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 03-27-2011, 06:31 PM
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Charles may want to slim the firm down but with...

Charles may want to slim the firm down but with the age of the current crop and Harry not looking like he's going to settle down in the near future the girls could still have a role.

As for normal...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-30-2010, 02:52 PM
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Agreed. Though they are adults, their family...

Agreed. Though they are adults, their family knows it's important to have as few distractions as possible when in school so it doesn't seem surprising that, in the middle of term, they wouldn't have...
Forum: The Duke of York, Sarah Duchess of York, and Family 10-28-2010, 01:29 PM
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I saw that article and thought it a bit whiny to...

I saw that article and thought it a bit whiny to sit there and complain that she was not given an "official" no. While the dinner was for a good cause, she admitted that they were given a response as...
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