After the German Silvia Sommenrlath met at the Munich olympics in 1972, the king Gustaf , it was immediately clear that orastavassa relationship should keep a low profile.
to Date lasted three years, and during that time the couple come up with all kinds of gimmicks to distract the paparazzi.
I Did everything so that our meeting would remain secret. I even used a wig, Silvia told now Finnish television seen in 75-year-old interview.
the Wig didn't help. When he it head asked the Hamburg airport something to the clerk, this replied:
– Yes, miss Sommerlath.
Silvia reveals he'd been dating during the numerous times in Sweden. Press the hang position, but only in some of the meetings were received footage. The most famous is probably secretly captured image summer Öölannista. In Silvia sitting on their king to drive the car in the front seat.
When the engagement was announced, Silvia conquered at once by the swedes hearts.
Kihlaparin the first joint representation of the occasion was a fishing trip, which also the republic of Finland president Urho Kekkonen attended. Silvia pulled the spinning rod on the river, 3.5-pound whopper.Mother's fate
the queen's duties Silvia did not know in advance anything.
the queen's task is to try to be of service to the king and Sweden. It is a great responsibility. I thought then, only that I would do my best. It was all new to me and the guests.
I Feel, what my place was and what should I do, Silvia told next askeleistaan queen.
He told me that the counselors had very little.
I Had to do my time alone. There was nobody that I could ask for help or a deputy.
as a mother of Three Silvia suffered too badly about it, that had to be a representation of the tasks, the much out of their children's trust.
I Hope the kids understand now, how difficult it is, Silvia sighs.
the Finnish broadcasting company Yle presented Silvia's interview back also war-time, and it caused Silvia's mother's depression. Silvia told me, among other things, that her mother received electric shock therapy.
Last year this namely a memory sick. Silvia support his mother until the end:
It was difficult and emotional. The memory sick to the relevant part of the is heavy. Have to be outwardly happy, even if the innermost cries.
Queen Silvia of 75 years, Yle teema & Fem on Monday at 21.10.Queen Silvia have 75 years of christmas eve's eve. AOP