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6 Reasons Why We're Fascinated by the Royal Family


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Desire to be Included in Something Larger than Ourselves
Princess Catherine leaves Westminster Abbey after the wedding ceremony in London, Britain, 29 April 2011.
Princess Catherine leaves Westminster Abbey after the wedding ceremony in London, Britain, 29 April 2011.
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It is not uncommon to want to feel a part of something larger than ourselves, be there to witness part of the history of the world and make it a part of our personal history. That is why we all got up early or DVR-ed the Royal Wedding, helped home shopping channels sell out of replica sapphire engagement rings, and bought designer wedding dresses inspired by Catherine’s lacy-sleeved number. We want to feel included in something monumental and important.


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