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Prince Andrew Doesn't Need To Ask The Queen's Permission To Marry Sarah Ferguson Again After The Birth Of Prince Louis

Date August 21, 2019 17:58

Prince Louis is the third and youngest child of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge. His birth significantly changed the life of the whole royal family. Not only Kate and William started a new life as a family of three. The birth of Prince Lous meant something very important for Prince Andrew.

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Prince Andrew is allowed to wed again

Before Prince Louis came into the picture, Prince Andrew was the sixth in line for the throne. Then he fell in ranks to the seventh spot. However, this change didn't upset Prince Andrew. You may ask why and we have an answer.

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According to the Royal Marriages Act 1772, the first six people in succession for the Head of Commonwealth title are obligated to ask the Queen's permission before they marry someone. In other words, Prince Andrew is free to marry anyone he chooses. But who could it be?

Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson

Prince Andrew is close with his ex-wife, Sarah Ferguson. The couple separated in 1992 and divorced in 1996 after the reports of Sarah's infidelity surfaced. However, they were still in touch as they have two daughters, Eugenie and Beatrice.

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Moreover, the Duke and Duchess of York still live together at the Royal Lodge in Windsor. Sarah has warm feelings towards her ex-husband. She even posts about Prince Andrew on her Instagram.

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Royal fans call their relationship "strange" and can't exactly say what's going on between the two.

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So Prince Andrew is free to choose his wife by himself. It wouldn't be surprising if the Queen disapproves of Sarah Ferguson, given her behavior leading up to the couple's divorce.

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The duo remains on the best of terms, despite their divorce. They are close friends, but is there love in their relationship? What do you think? Share your opinions in the comments.

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