Friday, March 2, 2018

Fact of the Day: Norwegian Love

While still a prince, King Harald V of Norway wanted to marry a commoner named Sonja Haraldsen. This was controversial, but he gave his father a choice. He could either marry Sonja or not marry at all and end the monarchy eventually. His father let him marry Sonja. 

9 comments:

  1. Good way to be, marry who you want.

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  2. Now that's a romance story! Hugs...RO

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  3. Can't get in the way of love.

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  4. If only Edward VIII were so lucky.

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    1. What and have had Wallis Simpson!
      Are you nuts??????????
      Colin

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  5. I'd rather marry for love than political reasons. Times are slowly improving.

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