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Which Royal Couple Had Regular Stand-Up Fights?

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Flashback to over twenty years ago….

Imagine the scene: one of the most opulent buildings in the world. It’s a royal palace, not necessarily in England. A man is standing in the study of a member of a royal family, waiting for the royal to arrive. The royal’s secretary is also waiting.

Suddenly, there is total chaos in the corridor outside. Loud noises, shouts, scuffles are heard. The man turns to the secretary in alarm and asks, “What on earth is going on?”

“Oh it’s just xxxx and xxxx having one of their regular set-tos,” replies the secretary, as though such stand-up fights were commonplace. As indeed they were.

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Margaret Holder has been writing about the Royal Family in newspapers and magazines for thirty years. She also broadcasts frequently on the BBC, both radio and television. She reckons she has now written more royal documentaries than anyone else in the world. Some are still being shown on channels in…

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