I saw this today on Business Insider Africa – Former Japanese princess leaves behind her title to marry her college sweetheart and move to the US: https://africa.businessinsider.com/news/former-japanese-princess-leaves-behind-her-title-to-marry-her-college-sweetheart-and/nl55lmv. Longer article.
Morgan Keith November 14, 2021
Kei and Mako Komuro boarded a flight Sunday to start their new life together in New York.
Some Japanese media outlets published information about Kei’s family following their engagement.Mako Komuro developed complex post-traumatic stress disorder from the harsh coverage of her marriage.
On Sunday, former Japanese princess Mako Komuro joined her new husband, Kei, at the Haneda airport in Tokyo to board a flight, leaving behind a nation critical of their romance to start a new life in New York together, the Associated Press reported.
The pair held a press conference to announce their wedding on October 26 after they submitted their marriage documents, which resulted in the princess losing her royal status, Nippon TV News 24 Japan reported.