Can the monarchy survive Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Oprah interview? Experts weigh in

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Queen Elizabeth is handling the latest royal crisis in her stoic stride and has been continuing with her duties. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)
Queen Elizabeth is handling the latest royal crisis in her stoic stride and has been continuing with her duties. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)

Just four years ago, the world was transfixed by a glossy-haired young woman with a smile as sunny as the state of California and American confidence oozing out of every perfect pore.

It wasn’t hard to see why Prince Harry fell for her – the rest of the world was in love with her too. She was a breath of fresh air in an institution regarded as stuffy and set in its ways, a woman of the world who would propel the family into the 21st century and help cement its place in the future.

But oh, how profoundly it has all come tumbling down – and now the monarchy faces one of the biggest crises in its history.

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