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All Hail the Future Queen of England!

I know this isn't standard desipolitan fare, however who can resist a little royal khaas baat? It looks like Prince Will has finally popped the question to Kate Middleton, and she, not surprisingly, has assented. The engagement ring is the same ring that Prince Charles had given to Princess Diana. Prince William has stated that he wished to honor his late mother by giving this ring to his fiancee. The ring is an oval sapphire surrounded by diamonds. Here's a good look at it. What do y'all think? Entering into any royal family, let alone the British royal family, is surely a high pressure situation with intense public scrutiny. We wish the young couple well! Photos: USA Today, ABC

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