* SugarWiki/FunnyMoments: After being instructed by their uncle Leopold about Victoria's tastes, Albert greets her at their first meeting and awkwardly shoehorns in that he was reading her favorite novel on the way. His brother elbows him.
* TheLostLenore: Victoria's father, the late Duke of Kent, could be a male example of this. She's obviously upset that she never got to spend time with him before he died.