Scandinavia and the World
Difficult Love

Difficult Love

Sweden may have a...tense relationship with Finland, and be in a relationship that is not entirely consensual on his part with Sister Finland, but there is one from the Suomi family that he likes: Finland’s cousin, Åland.

There was a time when the whole Finland family lived with Sweden, but when he lost the war to Denmark and Russia, he had to give up Finland to Russia and Åland moved with him.
When Finland became his own country, he made Åland move in with him, despite Åland’s protests. He always liked Sweden better to a point where he talked Swedish. He wanted to move back in with Sweden, and Sweden wanted him back, but Finland said no.
Åland tried a few times to go back to Sweden, but Finland kept getting between them, but ended up at least letting Åland have his own house (autonomous region). To show whom his heart really belonged to, Åland chose a flag that resembled Sweden’s more than Finland’s.

Such is the love story of Sweden and Åland. :D

Heh, people kept asking me to do something with Åland, and most suggested that he would be an adopted child of Sweden and Finland, but as you can see, that wasn't what sprung to mind when I read about the islands. ;)

So I tried to make Åland look like he was related to Finland, but had a personlity closer to Sweden.

16th May 2010
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7 days ago #9339984        

Man,I wish I could read this with my girlfriend right now. This is so sweet and touching...


37 F
22 days ago #9334202        

I suddenly remember, now, the first time I read this (years ago). I played Sims 2 and I wanted to make them into sims. They would have done better in Sims 3, though. All those personality quirks!

29 days ago #9330884        

How about the Hardship?

1 month ago #9330302        

AlandxSweden is so cute. Do we have a ship name for them yet? We should.



12 M
3 months ago #9306541        

The Finish war was only Sweden vs Russia. Although Russia was supported by France and Denmark but Denmark was never directly in the war. Just wanted to point out :)

4 months ago #9282523        

This is a very good way to put it. I think we wanted to just make Swedens life diffucult by forcing Åland to stay with us. Such are falling outs with old friends.

5 months ago #9274128        

This is perfect! Sweden x Åland are my favorite OTP. I will ship these until the end of time!


17 F
5 months ago #9267623        

I musn't imagine how Sister Finland may be full of jealousy... I'm happy for those two (Aland & Sweden) though <3

6 months ago #9246677        

I love this pairing so much

10 months ago #9161635        

@BrotherEquestria I enjoy Sister Finland x Sweden too but Sweden is gay (even if he isn't alway open about it).

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