With William back on the market (he split with Kate Middleton in April) and Harry not quite ready to limit himself to a mellow night in with Chelsy Davy (whom he’s been dating since 2004), the dream of a royal romance is still within the realm of possibility. But what’s it really like to be in a relationship with the princes? In their first U.S. television interview, William, 25, and Harry, 22, sat down with Matt Lauer and offered a glimpse into their romantic lives.
“I don’t wanna be liked by someone just because of who I am,” William said. “You know, I don’t want the sycophantic, you know, people hanging around, you know?”
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“Our friends have to put up with a lot when it comes to us,” said Harry of their privileged yet paparazzi-filled lives. That notion was seconded by William. “There’s a lot of baggage that comes with us, trust me,” he said. “A lot of baggage.”