Princess Märtha is pregnant

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Princess Märtha Louise of Norway is pregnant with her second child.

20.09.04 11:15

Princess Märtha’s due date is mid April 2005, and the birth will take place at Rikshopitalet in Oslo. The mother-to-be is doing fine and an ordinary pregnancy is expected.

According to a press release from the Royal Castle, the princess’ pregnancy is not going to change the plans to move to the US in October.

«I do not wish to comment this beyond what is stated in the press release,» said Wenche Rasch, head of information at the Royal Castle, to TV 2 Nettavisen. «The Princess is expecting a child in April of next year.»

Princess Martha Louise and Ari Behn got their first child, Maud Angelica, April 29, 2003.

«It was the greatest thing ever,» Ari said to the press after his daughter was born. «She is 50 centimeters long and weights 3561 gram. It was a strong experience to see what my wife had to go through. She gave birth without pain killers.»

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