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Her life in pictures
Early years

Growing up

New to London

The engagement

The wedding


Family life

Signs of trouble

Royal duties

The interview

Bouncing back

Charity work

Final days
The engagement 1981

Even at the time Diana became engaged, there were doubts about whether the couple was compatible. When asked if they were in love, both answered "yes" - with the Prince adding "whatever love means".
Charles, it emerged later, had confided to a friend that he did not yet love Diana but was sure he could.