Duke of Marmalade

Duke of Marmalade is from the royalty-mad country of Germany, currently living in the UK. She is a fan of horseracing, musicals and ballroom dancing and loves travelling far far away with her not so royalty-mad husband.

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The challenges faced by commoners marrying into royal families can affect the success of the marriage, the health and wellbeing of the individuals concerned, and the popularity of the monarchy in general. Some of these commoners found it easy to fit into royal life, while some did not. This article examines the marriages of some of the current rulers who have married commoners.