By Rosemary Brennan, Glamour magazine
Oh Henry! According to People, Prince Harry and model Florence Brudenell-Bruce have called it quits. The two had been dating since June. Apparently their breakup has something to do with career and distance. I think many of us can relate.
Related: 12 Secret Signs He's Into You
While the Prince and his gal had a ball canoodling this summer, the royal now wants to focus on his military career. People and the Daily Mail report that Harry "doesn't want to commit to any relationship while he's in the midst of getting 'combat ready' in his helicopter training." Plus his training will soon take him across the pond; he and his unit will be hitting the deserts of Arizona, where they'll remain until the holidays, to prepare for combat.
Breakups are never any fun, but in this case, I totally applaud the couple's decision. Long distance relationships are hard no matter what, and if you've only been dating a short time-especially if you're not terribly serious about each other-why not part on good terms and remain friends?
Related: 21 Flirty Little Date Outfit Ideas
Plenty of my friends have blamed their breakups on careers. And it makes sense, when you're devoting a good chunk of your time to professional obligations, there's not always time for a relationship.
Have you ever broken up with a boyfriend because of distance? Or maybe one of you didn't have time for a relationship because you were busy building a career? And who else is sort of excited to hear that Harry's going to be on U.S. soil for a few months?
Hungry for more Harry?
* Fantasy Boyfriend of the Week: Prince Harry (Of Course!)
* Royal Wedding DO or DON'T: Should Prince Harry and Pippa Middleton Date?
* Royal Wedding: Do, Dump, or Marry!
More from Glamour:
- 19 Cute Celebrity Haircuts to Consider
- 31 Cute Summer Dresses Under $100
- 10 Things He's Thinking When You're Naked
- 21 Gorgeous Wedding Dresses Under $1,000
Photo Credit: Getty Images