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Re: Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik: Language
Obviously, I have no knowledge of this, but my guess would be French, since Margrethe's French was probably better than Henrik's Danish - at least in the early stages of their relationship. Wasn't French taught in most royal households and, therefore, the children were fluent from an early age.
: I am wondering if any board members may know
: what was the preferred language of
: communication for "Daisy and
: Henri."..I would imagine it may have
: been French until he started to learn
: Danish. But it seems one language wins out
: in private sometimes ~ especially when it's
: the language of the courtship. Thanks for
: any comments!