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Happy Friday: Sir Hans paints Princess Anne's picture

King Henry of England was lonely and wanted a wife, but he had already rejected all the princesses in his kingdom because they weren’t pretty enough. So his counselors suggested he marry a princess who lived across the ocean in Germany.
“Not before I see her portrait,” declared the King. “If she’s pretty, I’ll marry her.”
He ordered Sir Hans, his court artist, to set sail for Germany and paint the princess’s portrait…

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