Re: An old acquaintance
Posted by Nellie on 17/12/2008, 0:36:00, in reply to "An old acquaintance"
I have not yet given up on responses to my quiz.
Are you looking for 14 different people?
: It is indeed a pity that this board remains so
: So I will try an old acquaintace.
: Who are we and what makes us remarkable ?
: 1. I am the eldest of three siblings, each
: one from a different mother, and the three
: of us wore our country’s crown
: 2. Once I got stuck inside a bath tub at a
: famous hotel and could not get out by
: 3. Suicide or murder ? My death remains a
: 4. My sister-in-law is a Queen. My daughter
: got a medal at the last Olympic Games.
: 5. My great-grand-daughter married recently.
: What a shame my husband could not witness
: that event.
: 6. I was to attend the last Olympic Games
: too, but I did not. I am hoping for more
: than a medal next year…
: 7. My conscience cost me the reduction of my
: 8. I was not the most caring uncle.
: 9. I was not born royal but should my
: country be a monarchy I would be its Queen
: 10. I was not born royal but I did became a
: Queen at my own country.
: 11. I was the youngest of a very large
: family. My youngest son died as a baby. I
: died a couple of years later.
: 12. I am the Gotha’s belle. There have been
: reports of a feud with my sister.
: 13. I have a reputation of being rude and
: blunt. At a recent wedding I got the
: reputation of being stingy. Who cares ? It
: only proves I kept my figure.
: 14. I became a king when I was still an