Often Kate would go running before breakfast and arrive at the dining hall just before breakfast was over.Within weeks William was bold enough to invite her to join him.The path of royal love rarely runs smooth, and Prince William and Kate Middleton certainly have stumbled along their way, not least over all the other gorgeous young women in the prince’s orbit.In an excerpt from her new book, the author takes the couple from their 2001 meeting at the University of St.If William had a scheduling conflict, Kate would take notes for him, and at the end of the day they would catch up over a drink in the common room, where the floor-to-ceiling Georgian windows looked onto the tidy gardens.When it came to socializing, William kept a low profile.
Other evenings they would enjoy pints of cider at the Castle pub, on North Street, and play board games or enjoy dinner parties with their friends. Andrews, so we tended to go to pubs and bars, and there was always a good dinner party going on,” recalled Carley.She got along well with William’s friends Fergus Boyd, an Eton classmate, and Olli Chadwick-Healey.They were part of a group known as the Sally’s boys, which also included Ali Coutts-Wood, Graham Booth, Charlie Nelson, and Oli Baker, who would later share a house with William and Kate.William wanted to be treated the same as everyone else, and at St. The media had agreed with the Palace to leave the prince in peace after he granted the world’s press a brief interview and photo call the day he arrived. Salvator’s is one of the university’s 11 halls of residence and is split into male and female living quarters. Kate Middleton had been crowned the prettiest girl at Sally’s by the end of freshman week.He could walk down the street without being bothered and shop at the local Tesco grocery store. As he bounded down the stairwell with his folders in his hands, William would often bump into the same brunette, who happened to have the same major. She was shy and quieter than the other girls, which William liked, and he looked forward to their meetings.
Andrews.“We would joke that Carley’s bottom had been sculpted by the gods,” recalled one of her friends.