Wallis Wonga Woes - Wallis Simpson discloses her & Edward's money problems

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A candid letter by Wallis Simpson disclosing her and the Duke of Windsor's 'money woes' has come to light 75 years on.<br />
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The American socialite confides in the 1947 correspondence that Edward VIII is 'near breaking point' and she does not know whether 'he will have a bob left'.<br />
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She reveals their financial difficulties to Major Gray Phillips, the Duke's equerry from 1939 to 1946.<br />
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Edward was receiving an annual £21,000 allowance from his brother George VI - the equivalent of £1.4million in today's money - but this seemingly could not cover their lavish lifestyle in Paris.