“People always say it because they love the glamour of Will and Kate and their youthfulness and their approach.
“But, Prince Charles has done a damn good job. Actually, he has had fairly progressive interests in terms of sustainability environmentalism, climate change and his instincts have been proven right.”
Of course, Prince Charles certainly won’t have the lengthy reign that his mother enjoyed, given that he is already 70 -years-old, however Angela believes that despite his mistakes we should give Charles a chance.
“I think he deserves that role. When you’re born to that and spend your whole childhood knowing that’s what you are going to do, to think that your son would leapfrog you is ludicrous,” she says.
“So no they shouldn’t leap frog, they should stick to the natural hierarchy. Yes, he has done some stupid things but haven’t many of us?”
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