Mother Teresa's take on the royal split? It's for the best.

The 85-year-old Nobel laureate says in the April issue of Ladies' Home Journal that divorce was inevitable for Prince Charles and Princess Diana."You know what? It is good that it is over," said Mother Teresa, a close friend of Diana. "Nobody was happy anyhow. I know I should preach for family love and unity, but in their case . . . "

Mother Teresa says she and Diana have a special relationship: "She is like a daughter to me."




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