THE Queen has an agonising secret that fuels her dedication to the job, it has been claimed.
Her Majesty is understood to believe the 1936 abdication of her uncle Edward VIII was absolutely devastating to the image of the Royal Family – something that has stayed with her over the past 84 years.
Her secret personal feelings about the abdication are why, despite being 95-years-old, the Queen is still absolutely dedicated to the job and would never consider abdicating herself and handing over power to Prince Charles.
Constitutional expert Iain MacMarthanne told Express.co.uk that Edward’s devastating abdication and the Queen’s solemn Oath made to her country at her Coronation are why she sees being Queen as a job for life
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