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Old 09-27-2019, 10:39 AM
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I think the name first before title can indicate a widow as well as a divorced person.


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Old 09-27-2019, 11:09 AM
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I think people call Catherine, Duchess Kate, out of a love for her not to Demi is her place in the Family, Society or Position. No one means disrespect and I believe if anyone met Catherine, they would use the correct title appropriate for the event, time and how familiar they are with her.
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Old 09-27-2019, 12:16 PM
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'Call me old fashioned', but I refer to people by their proper names or title, unless they have indicated to me [personally] that they'ed prefer to be called by something else, a nickname or some such..
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Old 09-27-2019, 12:57 PM
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What are you referring to when you say there is no such person as Duchess Kate? Do you mean it should be Duchess Catherine, or do you just not consider her a Duchess?
Its the Duchess of Cambridge or Duchess of Sussex there's no such title as 'Duchess Kate or Meghan' its just a silly media one. It might be cute but its incorrect.

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Old 10-01-2019, 11:09 AM
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CP Mary curtsey to Queen Margrethe at the opening of the Parliament today


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Old 10-01-2019, 01:25 PM
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On the video of President Chirac , litlle curtsey from Madame.
Not a lot od bows yesterday at the Funerals.
Bows and curtseys are mostly over in our Countries
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Old 10-01-2019, 01:53 PM
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CP Mary curtsey to Queen Margrethe at the opening of the Parliament today


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Now that's a really lovely curtsey. Mary must have thighs of steel.
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Old 10-01-2019, 02:44 PM
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It's a great photo and a wonderful curtsey but it looks soo uncomfortable!!
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Old 10-01-2019, 02:51 PM
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It's a great photo and a wonderful curtsey but it looks soo uncomfortable!!
It isn't actually. Uncomfortable, I mean. When you watch a video of the same thing, it's an elegant and/but a pretty quick "dip".
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Old 10-06-2019, 07:35 PM
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I found this interview with Alistair Bruce who is historical adviser on Downton Abbey (and equerry to the Earl of Wessex). Towards the end of the article he talks about curtseying and the difference between a "housemaid's bob" and a real curtsey.

Apparently, Lady Susan Hussey has one of the best curtseys.

https://www.townandcountrymag.com/le...-royal-family/

My piano teacher says I do a beautiful curtsy; and I agree! We did this exercise a few years ago where you play chords with loose wrists and the book actually said "Dipping; rising", and I told her it's like your wrist is doing a curtsy!
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Old 10-12-2019, 05:31 PM
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Doña Maria Zurita curtsey to Queen Letizia at the Palacio Real on Spanish National Day 2019.

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Doña Maria Zurita curtsey to Queen Letizia at the Palacio Real on Spanish National Day 2019.

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I find curtsies look better in at least knee-length A-line skirts and dresses than with pants.
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Old 10-12-2019, 06:40 PM
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Not sure about the hand clasp of Dona zirita
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Old 10-16-2019, 11:27 PM
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HGD Guillaume bows and HGD Stephanie curtseys to King Philippe and Queen Mathilde on October 16

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Old 10-17-2019, 09:44 AM
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Beautifully and gracefully executed without losing any of the familial warmth between the two couples.
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Old 10-22-2019, 06:03 AM
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CP Victoria curtsey to King Felipe and the Royal Couple of Netherland


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Old 10-22-2019, 09:41 PM
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a curtsey to Meghan.

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Old 10-24-2019, 09:31 AM
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CP Victoria curtsey to King Felipe and the Royal Couple of Netherland


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Excellent curtseys by CP Victoria, nevertheless I cannot understand why she curtseyd to K Felipe and to the Dutch royal Couple but not to queen Letizia, unless I missed it.
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Old 10-24-2019, 01:40 PM
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Excellent curtseys by CP Victoria, nevertheless I cannot understand why she curtseyd to K Felipe and to the Dutch royal Couple but not to queen Letizia, unless I missed it.
Because she did it just before the video started so we all missed it.
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Old 10-24-2019, 03:00 PM
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Excellent curtseys by CP Victoria, nevertheless I cannot understand why she curtseyd to K Felipe and to the Dutch royal Couple but not to queen Letizia, unless I missed it.
I did see a video of Crown Princess Victoria curtsying to queen Letizia,it might have been just not in that particular video.
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