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Prince Harry and Prince William Reportedly Back on ‘Buddy Terms’ After FaceTime Peace Drive

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Harry and William make FaceTime peace

Has peace broken out just in time?

Prince Harry and Prince William are back on “buddy terms” after holding regular video calls to heal their broken relationship, according to a report Sunday. The Mirror reports that the weekly calls between the brothers have restored “some form of normality,” and says that it was William who initiated the calls in an attempt to ease tension before they come together for the Jubilee.

The Mirror says they have been joined on video calls by their children—but not their wives.

A source said: “The brothers needed time for everything to settle down. The family, including William, had been disappointed in the way Harry and Meghan chose to leave the royal family. But now there is a strong feeling that what happened is in the past and that they have moved on...It seems that the two of them have healed the rift and are very much back on their old buddy terms. Meghan’s distance from Kate has also helped heal the friction between the two men.”

The queen will be pleased: the Daily Mail reported a source saying Saturday that she wants the jubilee to be “an occasion in which the country, including her own family, comes together,” with an “insider” adding: “Her Majesty is typically very keen that the Platinum Jubilee be a celebration not of herself and her own longevity, but of the institution of the monarchy and the people that support and sustain it. It is also a chance for people to come together after a very difficult period for this country. She doesn’t want anything to overshadow it—and that includes any family issues.”

In other words: Behave, children!

Decoding Harry and Meghans Jubilee plans

Harry and Meghan have given their word that they will stick to the script during their visit to the U.K. so as to avoid overshadowing the celebrations for the queen, the Telegraph reported this week. The paper says they have promised to not conduct any “surprise” or unauthorized events, and will only attend the official public engagements to which they have been invited.

However the Telegraph adds that organizers are frustrated that they have not been given more detail about Harry and Meghan’s plans. The deep-seated nature of the mistrust is graphically........

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