Prince Of Wales Love Letter

A love letter written from the man who famously wouldn’t be king for long – Edward VIII – has been returned to the son of his long-term mistress. More than 60 years after it was penned the letter is now the pride and joy of Peter Birkin whose mother Freda Dudley Ward dated Edward, then Prince of Wales for 14 years. She was a socialite living in London when she became Edward’s lover and confidante in 1918 until 1934.

A love letter written from the man who famously wouldn't be king for long - Edward VIII - has been returned to the son of his long-term mistress. More than 60 years after it was penned the letter is now the pride and joy of Peter Birkin whose mother Freda Dudley Ward dated Edward, then Prince of Wales for 14 years. She was a socialite living in London when she became Edward's lover and confidante in 1918 until 1934.

A love letter written from the man who famously wouldn't be king for long - Edward VIII - has been returned to the son of his long-term mistress. More than 60 years after it was penned the letter is now the pride and joy of Peter Birkin whose mother Freda Dudley Ward dated Edward, then Prince of Wales for 14 years. She was a socialite living in London when she became Edward's lover and confidante in 1918 until 1934.

A love letter written from the man who famously wouldn't be king for long - Edward VIII - has been returned to the son of his long-term mistress. More than 60 years after it was penned the letter is now the pride and joy of Peter Birkin whose mother Freda Dudley Ward dated Edward, then Prince of Wales for 14 years. She was a socialite living in London when she became Edward's lover and confidante in 1918 until 1934.

A love letter written from the man who famously wouldn't be king for long - Edward VIII - has been returned to the son of his long-term mistress. More than 60 years after it was penned the letter is now the pride and joy of Peter Birkin whose mother Freda Dudley Ward dated Edward, then Prince of Wales for 14 years. She was a socialite living in London when she became Edward's lover and confidante in 1918 until 1934.