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Old 08-02-2011, 10:43 PM
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William has worn a kilt in the past, does he need to wear one everyday?
:) I'd love to see a picture of that!
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Old 08-02-2011, 11:06 PM
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William and Harry are princes of the United Kingdom so it is puzzling why they are so determined to be English instead of British in their identity. The kilt and tartan wearing are only symbols but they have shown very little interest in Scotland.

They have never worn the kilt.

Rejecting the Scottish kilt is only a symbol.

The lack of interest in Scotland does not help keep the Kingdom United.
I am sorry if this comes across as a rude or ignorant ?, but up until now, I never was aware/ or heard that there was a difference between being English, and being British. Can someone please explain the difference?
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Old 08-02-2011, 11:14 PM
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Oh gawd I never want to see William in a kilt, I want to see Harry in one even less.
As for this idea that just because they don't wear kilts means they don't like Scotland is ridiculous and incredibly presumptuous on anyone's part.
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Old 08-02-2011, 11:22 PM
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People who are English are from England. People who are Welsh are from Wales. People who are Scots are from Scotland. But all these people are from Great Britain and are British. Great Britain plus Northern Ireland (the part of Ireland that isn't part of the Republic of Ireland) make up the United Kingdom.

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Old 08-02-2011, 11:37 PM
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:) I'd love to see a picture of that!
Royal Family Kilts

Look at post #10 at this website, a picture with William and Harry in kilts as boys (which BTW is the same picture you see when you finish a tour of the Palace of Holyroodhouse)
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