A will is a contract and a contract with clauses that are not valid can be over-ruled or at least, the unvalid clauses can.
I understand the will was done before the end of WW2 and the clause would be perfectly valid regarding the laws of the Reich, but I guess every discriminatory law of the time has been revoked.
Is it just because it is a question of a noble succession in a republican state ?
Does the will mentione how far back must be the noble ascendance of a future wife of a SWB head of the family ?
Couldn't Q.Margareth enoble Carina's parents making her of noble ascendance ?
Suppose Gustav had fallen in love with the daughter of the Emperor of Japan. No doubts about the noble ascendance but the arian issue would be an impediment, right ?
Is it known if there could be a pact between Gustav and the apparent heirs (is the next in-line Bernhard ?) allowing Gustav to succeed?
Bearing in mind Carina's age, she might not have children and the succession would inevitably fall on the current heir's line anyway .
As many have said, Gustav had the option to follow the will or his heart.
We have a say "You cannot eat the cake and still have the cake" but it is a pity that he cannot marry the woman he loves and that has prooven to be a dignified lady with an irreprochable behaviour, who never skated on thin ice and that has been wellcomed by her partner's royal relatives and invited to every major event.
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