Late British royal DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES told her butler Paul Burrell
her husband Prince Charles only married her so she could give him an heir to
The tragic beauty - who died in a 1997 car crash in Paris - was left
devastated when, during a heated row, Prince Charles told her he had never
loved her and had been given permission by father PRINCE PHILLIP to return to
PARKER BOWLES if he was unhappy after five years of marriage.
Diana - who also wrote to Burrell accusing Prince Charles of plotting to
kill her - poured her heart out to Burrell and told him she had confronted her
father-in-law over the alleged "five-year pact".
In a new chapter, written especially for the paperback edition of
Burrell's book A ROYAL DUTY, he writes, "She suspected that Prince Phillip, and
perhaps others, had been a collaborating architect in the marriage's
"That he had given his blessing for Prince Charles to renew his liaison
with Camilla. Critics will typically accuse the Boss (Diana) of paranoia in
considering that Prince Charles had any sort of blessing to return to
"It is worth emphasising now that it was not a figment of her imagination
but had been planted in her mind by Prince Charles himself, during a fierce
row. In the heat of the moment, Prince Charles told his wife that he had always
father's blessing - from the outset of the marriage - to return to Camilla if
the Princess Did not make him happy.
"The princess had felt like a pawn in a royal game to find a suitable wife
for the prince who could not marry Camilla because she was already married.
"In her eyes, she had been sold to the royal family to produce an heir and
a spare, in the form of WILLIAM and HARRY, and then returned to the