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6 Reasons Why We're Fascinated by the Royal Family


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Mirror of our Family
24. April 1, 2004 — Kate and William go public about their relationship || Photo Credit: Middleton Family/Clarence House via Getty Images
24. April 1, 2004 — Kate and William go public about their relationship || Photo Credit: Middleton Family/Clarence House via Getty Images
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We see The Royal Family from womb to tomb. Just like in our own family we attend their weddings, funerals, hospital stays, births, and vacations. We feel a part of them, and they are more like us than we might imagine, adding to our fascination. Even more, we know about them in such significant public ways that we become more and more intrigued about what they are really like privately. Who doesn’t want to know if the Duchess ever has an acne breakout or if Prince William has any annoying habits? This is why we always hunger for more.

The simplest psychology behind our Royal Family fascination is that we will always want to know more about attractive, wealthy, influential, and sometimes scandalous people. Well, if you want more, no worries. Sit back, grab a cup of Earl Grey and have a scone. The Royal baby news wave is just beginning.


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