A ceremony of wedding date announcement took place in closed for strangers emperor palace situated in town centre.
In compliance with ritual a representative of fiance family has arrived to ceremony. Fiance is Tokyo municipal office worker Iosika Kuroda. A representative suggested time of wedding to the head of Emperor court administration. An official hurried to the neighbor hall, where were emperor Akihito and empress Mitiko, and got an approval of wedding ceremony. It will take place in fascinate capital hotel "Imperial". 36-year old princess Sayako and her 40-year old darling know each other for a long time. Taking into account emperor family insularity, Sayako communicated with future fiance basically over e-mail and mobile phone. After wedding princess will lose her title and become a commoner but she will get severance pay from government.
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