From “Other Man's Wife” To Almost The Queen: It Took Camilla 35 Years To Marry Prince Charles
July 12, 2019 09:12
Camilla Parker Bowles is one of the least popular representatives of the British royal family, but it was beside her that Elizabeth II’s eldest son found true happiness. Their love-story has spun across nearly half a century, but they got married only in 2005. What made Camilla's path to becoming Duchess so long and thorny? And how did she change the Queen’s anger to mercy?
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The heir to the throne met the charming daughter of a major of the British army, Bruce Shand, at one of the events held by their mutual friend back in 1970. The girl was completely devoid of the aristocratic snobbery, which was perfectly mastered by all the ladies swarming around the young Prince.