Prince William steps in for sick wife but 'they preferred to see Kate'
Who would have thought Kate would outshine Wills?
Well, it seems the Duchess of Cambridge has become more popular than her husband.
Many ordinary folks were left disappointed when she passed up on a visit to Malta. Hubby Prince William attended on behalf of his sick pregnant wife, who is home-bound due to her acute morning sickness, People magazine reported
She is expecting the royal couple's second child.
"A lot of the locals I have spoken to have said 'Who's William?'," said bystander Sue Wilding, 74. "I think they would have preferred to have seen Kate."
Prince William's attendance on behalf of his sick pregnant wife Kate leaves English bystanders disappointed. PHOTO: Reuters
The Duke of Cambridge, 32, was walking near St. George's Square in the capital of Valletta when one of the hundreds of people who'd turned up asked about his wife's condition.
His reply: "She's so-so, she's up and down at the moment."
Kate, 32, is still suffering from the effects of hyperemesis gravidarum, a severe form of pregnancy sickness.
Source: People magazine