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false as Cressida

Unfaithful. A phrase used to underscore one's infidelity. In medieval tales of the Trojan War, Cressida is a Trojan woman who pledged herself to Troilus, only to forsake him for Diomedes later. I know you cheated on me! You're as false as Cressida!
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Prince Harryand Cressida Bonas reportedly began dating in 2012, although the couple's romance hit the rocks when the royal was pictured naked with a group of women in Las Vegas.
Cressida - whose husband's family hail from Kirkcaldy and St Andrews - reveals:"David has made time to read and record every single How to Train Your Dragon and Wizard of Once book on audio."
"He had a sort of farewell conversation with Chelsy where he spoke to her to basically say goodbye, and I think probably Cressida and Chelsy both knew that after the wedding they wouldn't see much of Prince Harry," Nicholl said.
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That's great for Cressida. But it's not so sweet for her father, who owns the island and wants to keep it as private as it was when he took his kids there in the 70s.
Cressida, 26, plays Patience Oriel and gets a reassuring hand on her back from actor Nicholas Rowe, 48.
Cressida, 26, plays Patience, a friend of penniless doctor's niece Mary played by Stefanie Martini, 21.
Ladbrokes are offering 12/1 on the Prince walking Cressida, 26, down the aisle, even though they split last year.
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London, March 19 ( ANI ): Prince Harry's girlfriend Cressida Bonas is apparently going through a 'princess boot camp' to prepare herself for the royal life.
L'idylle entre le prince Harry et Cressida Bonas ne cesse de faire vibrer les tabloids.
POPULAR children's author Cressida Cowell will visit Coventry's Central Library next month.
Set sometime in the future, this title features siblings twelve-year-old Adam and sixteen-year-old Cressida Bloom, who begin an unexpected and dangerous adventure when talented singer Cressida is invited to attend the Festival of Youthful Genius in the fictional city of Paralin.