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Photographers loved seeing the two of them together. But times change! Over the years, the two had developed a real friendship, but those days are long gone. Ever since Harry married Meghan and stepped down as senior royals, the rift between the former friends has widened.

Kate Middleton and Prince Harry used to be so close!

As royal expert Judi James explains to the 'Express', Kate is sad about the reality of things. "William may have lost a brother when Harry went to the US, but Kate lost something of an accomplice," said Judi.

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"Harry always seemed to bring out the naughty side of Kate, which led to some moments of collusion as they grinned together at a joke Harry made. The affection and fun they shared seemed to provide some much-needed respite for Kate, who has always taken her role very seriously [...]," Judi said.

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