THE STORY GOES that Prince William, at age seven, told his mother, Diana, that he wanted to be a policeman so he could protect her. “Oh, no you can’t,” said his five-year-old brother, Harry. “You’ve got to be king.” That is William’s fate, and now that of his first child—a future set from birth, childhood dreams notwithstanding; one of privilege, duty and relentless scrutiny.
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