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Kate William Holiday Apart

Kate William Holiday Apart - According to NBC's Today Show, the "it" couple of the moment, Prince William and Catherine Middleton, spent Christmas apart this year. As YA Pop Culture let you know before the holiday, the newly engaged couple, who will have the world's attention upon them when they marry in a public ceremony this spring, had different plans for their last Christmas as unmarried young adults.

According to Robert Jobson of News of the World, reporting on NBC's Today Show, the couple spent Christmas Eve together at Prince Charles's country home, Highgrove.

Kate William Holiday Apart

Then Prince William volunteered to work on Christmas Day in his job as a search and rescue pilot for the RAF. The RAF, Mr. Jobson said, likes to give holiday time off to men and women with families and encourages single adults to work in their stead.

Catherine Middleton went to her parents' home when she spent Christmas Day with her family "for the final time," according to Mr. Jobson, in Bucklebury, Berkshire.

Kate William Holiday Apart

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Anonymous said…
Single people have families and friends to visit on the holidays too. I'm single, and I wouldn't volunteer to work the holiday, and would be offended if the reason for the request was that I wasn't married and haven't bred.

Instead of targeting people based on maritial status, how about asking people of other religions to volunteer? The Christians in turn could work on holidays celebrated by Jews, Muslims, etc.

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