British beauty Pippa Middleton broke up with her long-term boyfriend after a string of arguments.
The Duchess of Cambridge was consoling her younger sister after the pert-bottomed beauty split from her longtime lover.
Friends said that she and ex-cricketer Alex Loudon, 31, had several heated disagreements in recent weeks.
Advertisement - story continues below
Middleton, 27 - who caused a sensation in a figure-hugging bridesmaid dress when Prince William wed her sister in April - was revealed to have immediately sought solace from the royal couple, both 29.
Read more at News.com.au.