They went to a lovely Greek restaurant, and when Tara discovered her wallet wasn't in her bag, she panicked. Nonetheless, she and Carl wound up exchanging phone numbers, but when she thought about it afterwards, she talked herself out of the spark of interest she had felt. Indeed, the allegations that the king frequented Mafia-run clubs and used the state police to hide the evidence are extremely serious. His mom, uncle and grandma all died in , within months of each other, which was very hard. It was late at night, and while Carl was at the bar getting the drinks in, the girl he came with was up dancing on the table. Half of all Swedes say they have very good or good faith in the King. Happily, it all turned out grand for Tara and Carl Independent. At that time in England, non EU members had to apply for permission to marry an EU citizen, but the processing of their application got delayed. Carl moved to London in , where he wrote for TV and film. Carl XVI Gustaf was himself. It was completely brilliant. It is beneath his dignity to even comment a gossip book about his private life. Now the plug is gone and the papers can print page after page with material from the book. She still returns regularly to visit her parents, Noel and Mary. I sank deeper and deeper into depression and hated the world. Carl went home with her and she was impressed at how calm he was. Tara is incredibly funny and beautiful, and there was something between us the moment we met.