My photographer husband always claimed that a picture is worth a thousand words, but my psychiatrist husband insists that the thousand words are necessary: this explains why pictures jump at me in full life, as well as my long-windedness in "deconstructing" them for the verbally-inclined among us.

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Princess Grace of Monaco brought her American heritage to her new country when she married its ruling prince in 1956. Although her children are prince and princesses of Monaco, they are also descendants of a large and prominent American family. This article, written in the form of a letter from Princess Grace to her children, explores her American heritage and its effect on Prince Albert, Princess Caroline, and Princess Stephanie.