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Old December 4 2012, 08:35 PM   #55
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Re: Princess Kate (aka the Duchess of Cambridge) is Pregnant!

The Green Mushroom wrote: View Post
When Mr. King gets married, his wife is Mrs. King
When the King gets married, his wife is the Queen
When Prince William gets married, his wife is Princess William

When Ms. Queen gets married, her husband keeps his name
When the Queen gets married, her husband gets no title
Etc.
Deckerd wrote: View Post
It's usage innit?
I'd say so, especially since the examples above are far from universal. Many women take their husbands' last name, but many don't. (For example, as a rule women don't that here in Italy.)
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