In 2011, it appeared that Prince Albert had lastly discovered the love of his life. Certainly, it was on this yr that the playboy prince lastly settled down and married former Olympic swimmer, Charlene Wittstock, in a four-day ceremony. The couple’s wedding ceremony was an over-the-top occasion that concerned fireworks, a live performance by the Eagles, and 110 kilos of strawberries, which Individuals reported, have been meant to brighten their larger-than-life wedding ceremony cake. Albert declared his like to his bride, stating, if maybe a bit awkwardly, “Charlene, thanks for placing up with my very busy schedule, with my absences generally, with my inconsistencies and idiosyncrasies. You’re a great, generally affected person lady, with me” (by way of The Day by day Telegraph).
In the long run, although, royal life was not straightforward for Princess Charlene, who struggled with all the pieces from dressing like a royal to residing in a palace. As royal professional Baron Henri Estramant instructed Insider, the newly-minted princess “needed to change quite a bit” to suit into her new function. Apparently, she felt remoted on the identical time. The royal professional famous that, not like earlier royal brides, Charlene didn’t transfer to Monaco with buddies and companions.
On high of that, Estramant believes that Charlene needed to acknowledge that Albert’s “flirtations” wouldn’t cease, simply because he was a married man. The baron defined, “She had hopes he would change” — hinting, all of the whereas, that these expectations have been removed from being practical.