On the day of the Royal wedding, Sophie was getting dressed,
surrounded by all
of her family. She suddenly realised she had forgotten to
get any shoes.
Then her sister remembered that she had a pair of white
shoes from her wedding so she lent them to Sophie for the
day. Unfortunately they were a bit too small and by the time
the festivities were over Sophie's feet was hurting real
When she and Edward withdrew to their room the only thing
she could think of was getting her shoes off.
The rest of the Family crowded around the door to the
bedroom and they heard roughly what they expected, grunts,
straining noises and the occasional muffled scream.
Eventually they heard Edward say 'God, that was tight.'
'There,' whispered the Queen. 'I told you she was a
Then, to their surprise, they heard Edward say. 'Right. Now
other one.' Followed by more grunting and straining and at
last Edward said.
'My God. That was even tighter.'
'That's my boy,' said the Duke. 'Once a sailor, always a