Im also of royal blood!

I also have royal blood through my veins. I’m not cut from the same cloth as children from other homes - lo seka la bona ke le mosetlhanyana jaana. I have ducal relations by virtue of the fact that one of my ancestors came from the royal lineage.

When I told my one friend this, she curiously asked me which king I am related to. I put on a straight face and whimsically responded: Burger King. She looked at my expanding waistline and nodded.

Of course I was being silly but I don’t think anyone should ask too many questions. Wena just know that I’m royalty. I don’t talk about it much because I don’t want to overwhelm other people with my greatness. 

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