Charlene Wittstock is thought to have tried to flee from her wedding to Prince Albert II of Monaco
The small principality of Monaco was seriously shaken on Wednesday. A astonishing rumor gave everyone strong heartbeats. It seems that Prince Albert’s fiancee, Charlene Wittstock fled the palace and was stopped in the last moment by the French police. That’s just 48 hours before the wedding. The information appeared in the press, but the Royal Household said clearly: “The wedding will take place as scheduled”.
Fortunately for the royal family, there are not many tabloids in Monaco, but all newspapers in principality and France revealed there was heated discussions in the royal familly over the past days. Prince Albert’s fiancee allegedly wanted to run away from their wedding. Last Friday, Charlene had gone to Nice airport with a single ticket to South Africa. The rumor appeared initially in L’Express and subsequently spread like wildfire.
According to sources close to the Palace, the future princess of Monaco is thought to have found out new and unpleasant details about the privacy of her future husband: such details would be related to the presence of another beloved in his life, write some papers. Furthermore it is even suspected the existence of another love child fathered by Prince Albert: the third one.
A few hours after the rumors surfaced, the Royal House officially denied the suspitions in a statement. It was stressed that such stories would harm the image of the principality. Now the spirits calmed down, at least apparently. However the scandal is smoldering. French journalists affirm that Charlene would intend to leave Monaco immediately after the wedding – a gesture considered unacceptable according to the unwritten laws of the royal family.
Albert’s private life
Prince Albert was one of the most eligible bachelor in the world, but far from a hermit. Claudia Schiffer, canadian model Tache de Vasconcelos and Ukrainian xxx actress Victoria Zdrok (all of them) passed through Albert’s bed. Brooke Shields lived a love story with Albert, as well as American sportswoman Alicia Warlick but also Telma Ortiz, the sister of Princess Letizia of Spain. Even Charlene has been waiting 10 years for the engagement ring.
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Family recent history
The prince finally inteds to tie the knot at 53. The entire kingdom hopes to be a successful marriage. But no one can forget the Grimaldi family’s history, because none of the past romances had a happy ending. Albert’s mother, actress Grace Kelly, died in a car accident and his father never remarried. Princesses Caroline and Stephanie, – Prince Albert’s sisters,- both went through painful and highly publicized divorces. And the second husband of Stephanie died in a terrible sailing accident. It seems like a curse, said the relatives of the family: one which they hope to break it with the Friday wedding. Video report
: Charlene Wittstock believed to have attempted to flee before to wed Prince Albert II.