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Friday, September 22, 2006
Don't "mollycoddle" our future king

Our future king is to join his brother's cavalry regiment, The Blues and Royals, upon graduation from Sandhurt this December. Both brothers-in-arms wish to serve at the frontlines in Afghanistan or Iraq and refuse to be "mollycoddled or wrapped in cotton wool", to use Prince William's fabulous choice of words.

All I can say is God save William and Harry. Way to lead from the front. As princes of the royal blood, you set a marvellous example for others to follow, and dispel at once any notion that the royals have it easy. Needless to say, you boys make us plenty proud.

P.S. A military career for both these royal lads has the added advantage of keeping the papparazzi at bay, who would rather report playboy intrigue, than something as manly as military service and soldierly duty.

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