While Mantel wrote of Diana that ‘human awkwardness and emotional incontinence showed in her every gesture’, I disagree. And part of her lovableness, especially for women, was the way she could appear brittle and bitchy when she felt herself wronged.
I can’t imagine Kate revealing such a fiery streak.
The royal couple carried out solo engagements, as William went to the nation's capital while Kate, 32, stayed in New York, beginning her day by visiting a child development centre in the tough Harlem district of the city.
She shook hands warmly with New York City's First Lady Chirlane Mc Cray before they entered the Northside Center for Child Development in Harlem.
The dentist, who refuses to confirm or deny the Duchess was a patient, said he offers something other dentists don’t usually, a service which allows patients to see exactly what their teeth will look like when treatment is over.
He writes:'I consider every single patient as a unique individual with a past history, with concerns, and also with dreams.
For Diana, even though she was uneducated and unloved by her husband, managed to move beyond glitz and showbiz to find a meaningful role for herself within the Firm, as patron of more than 100 charities during her lifetime.
Kate must now move beyond those same cliches, away from a future as nothing more than a clothes-horse, and find her own niche.
We partnered with hilarious comedy duo Honest Monster, super talented production team Quiet Duke, and the experts at the American Heart Association to make a brand new series about healthy living.The late Kate Middleton studied history of art at university — the modern equivalent of flower arranging for girls whose mothers are keen for them to marry well. She declared Kate to be a ‘machine-made’ princess, ‘designed by committee and built by craftsmen’, a ‘shop window mannequin’ with a ‘perfect plastic smile and the spindles of her limbs hand-turned and gloss-varnished’!It’s hard not to warm to Kate, the recent descendant of coalminers who has the sort of easy public charm that we have always been told must be innate — an idea that oafish royals such as Airmiles Andy entirely disprove.Lucy Meade's father, Richard (left image, right) is the first British man to win a solo gold Olympic medal in the equestrian events.Sam Waley Cohen (right, with wife Bella) was the first amateur to win the Cheltenham Gold Cup for 30 years when he won in 2011 When Lucy's brother, James, married Lady Laura Marsham last year, William, Harry and Pippa Middleton all attended, but Kate was forced to miss out as she was busy with then seven-week-old Prince George Other close friends of the Royals preset were Olivia Hunt and Rose Farquhar, who were both romantically linked with Prince William in the past, Tom and Missy Van Straubenzee, friends of William's from Eton.Kate Hudson showed off her cool LA girl style on Friday!