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How To Be Common With Royals: Zara Phillips

by | 30th, April 2008

zara-phllips.JPGMORE efforts to show the world how common the Royal Family are.

Zara Phillips, daughter of a stable lad, tells GQ Sport magazine of life with rugby player Mike Tindall.

Michael, sorry, Mike, lives with Zara in a starter home, a “former gardener’s cottage” (Express), in the grounds of a rich person’s house, namely one Princess Anne.

“Everyone’s like ‘Wow, two World Cup winners in one house’ and that is quite funny I suppose.” And refreshingly normal.

But will Mike make a decent woman of Zara, not that living in sin is indecent, just modern and a sign that Zara has the common touch?

“I’m old-fashioned ,” says Zara, losing the plot, momentarily. “I think he should asks.”

Of course, what Zara means to say is that she doesn’t give a toss if Mike marries her or not, marriage is only a piece of paper and while in a “ideal world you’d be married first” before you have kids, that doesn’t matter.

In any case: “I’ve got children: 11 horses and Mike.”

And the commoners nod in agreement. An appearance on Mr & Mrs awaits…

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