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Rarely Seen Photos Of Camilla, The Duchess Of Cornwall

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3. Camilla In 1989
Camilla and Prince Charles reportedly met in 1971, during a time when Andrew Parke -Bowles and Camilla had broken up and Andrew was courting Charles' sister, Princess Anne. Does this sound a bit like a soap opera? Sometimes truth is stranger than fiction, indeed!

The Prince and Camilla met at the home of a mutual friend, Lucia Santa Cruz. The two became close friends, and soon became a couple. They regularly met at polo matches when Prince Charles played. The relationship was put on hold in 1973 when the prince left for the Royal Navy, and it ended soon after his departure.