[LMB] HH chapter 7

Jacki Knight jacki at knightech.com.au
Tue Apr 18 13:29:11 BST 2006


I hate to be picky, but.....

On 23/03/2006, at 7:57 AM, Scott Raun wrote:

> Why does Ingrey have to be considerable nobility?  Think of Princess
> Diana - if Princess Di had siblings, and _they_ had kids, they'd be
> cousins of Prince Harry, the (presumed) future King of England.  But
> would they have any significant rank?

1 - Princess Diana did have siblings.

2 - Her brother Charles is Earl Spencer, his son will be that after him.

3 - Prince Harry is the younger son - why would you presume he is going 
to be the future King of England. Anticipating a nasty fate for 
William, are you :-)  ?

4 - OTOH, her sister Jane's children have no real rank as she married a 
commoner. Jane herself only carries the courtesy title of Honourable. 
Score one for your original point.

5 - Although Herself did say that Ingrey's father was a baron of some 
sort.

Jacki in Canberra - behind as usual (and impatiently waiting to get her 
hands on HH again - 8th in line at the library!!!!)



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