Maybe a cadet branch of the Oranje-Nassau or, alternatively, a Belgium Saxe-Coburg seating in Pretoria but with an explicit -or secret- allegiance to the House of Hanover could have worked as a reasonable compromise for the Boer?
Sci-fi History is no less delightful than History itself.
p.s. by all means, an intensive course of Afrikaans for the Royals would have been mandatory anyway.
Talleyrand was asked advice on starting a religion to replace Christianity: "I recommend you be crucified and rise again on the third day."
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