Editor says, what if there had been a Romanov restoration after the collapse of the Soviet Union? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, in reality, the Grand Duke Vladimir was indeed invited to visit St. Petersburg in 1991, where he made discreet overtures about regaining the Romanov throne, but soon returned home when his offer was ignored. He was buried in St. Petersburg the following year, and many of the remaining Romanovs quarreled over who had the right to replace him .. but they did not include our imaginary young friend. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.