She had eliminated three. Only 8 suitors remained.
When they had first been introduced to her, she found herself thinking “Is this it? This is the best selection the country has to offer?”
But when it came time to decide who would pass to the next round, she realized that she saw merit in more than a few.
In fact, only three of them had really been severely lacking in desirable qualities.
Maybe this would be harder than she thought.