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Kate Cambridge live birth thread

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MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 12:00:53

"Ooh twinges....could this be it?"

I wish. Think I must be a closet royalist as I am rathrr excited about this impending birth. Anyone want to keep watch with me?

ParadiseChick Mon 08-Jul-13 12:31:08

Ah Zara's pregnant! That's lovely, I like her.

smile @ Icky baby - I had one of those !
She's lovely now though thanks

MirandaWest Mon 08-Jul-13 12:33:42

When's Zara's baby due?

According to DD Kate's baby will be called Alexandra. This is mostly because a Rainbow Magic Fairy book has been written called Alexandra the Royal Baby Fairy (or something like that) hmm

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 12:34:42

I think Alexandra is odds on favourite so your dd may be on to something!

morethanpotatoprints Mon 08-Jul-13 12:35:33

oops. stealth
I always post something thats been done before grin

StealthPolarBear Mon 08-Jul-13 12:36:58

She was supposedly coming on the day before her wedding. It kicked off!

saffronwblue Mon 08-Jul-13 12:37:24

She'll be furious that people will be talking about her baby on facebook before she can post herself.

StealthPolarBear Mon 08-Jul-13 12:40:25

Contraction s seem to have stopped. She is bouncing on her birth ball and eating some pineapple

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 12:41:17

Wonder if she has been briefed on not 'making a rod for her own back' - cant have the future queen still cosleeping at 25 or using a dummy at 30.

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 12:41:57

Maybe a lityle royal bonk would help, or a long walk around the palace.

Jenny70 Mon 08-Jul-13 12:45:51

Maybe a curry? or cod liver oil?

ouryve Mon 08-Jul-13 12:45:59

She's demanded takeaway curry for lunch. And passed her FIL a STFU look before he can even think of saying or doing something mortifying.

StealthPolarBear Mon 08-Jul-13 12:48:37

Oh no. Phone. Mother again. No she doesnt KNOW or CARE whether you should try to rearrange tennis in the morning.

MsIngaFewmarbles Mon 08-Jul-13 12:49:02

Oh Kate the latent phase of labour can take a long time. I advise you rest and eat and try to do normal activities until labour becomes established (no public walkabouts though). Give us a call when you've been contracting at least once every five minutes for a minute. And keep those bloody obstetricians at arms length, we'll have a lovely normal birth <student midwife so biased> smile

DonkeysDontRideBicycles Mon 08-Jul-13 12:54:55

Must have been watching the tennis that brought on contractions smile I was gripped with tension concentrating on breathing and I'm not even pregnant.

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 12:56:25

Dont forget the paper knickers and the maternity pads!

saffronwblue Mon 08-Jul-13 12:56:30

Are we up to "I don't care if she is the fucking Queen tell her it fucking hurts"?

WhispersOfWickedness Mon 08-Jul-13 13:00:28

I am worryingly excited about this as well blush

<settles in to wait for news>

TeamEdward Mon 08-Jul-13 13:01:02

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TwllBach Mon 08-Jul-13 13:01:17



<royal cough>

I can confirm that I live on Anglesey... I have no clue where they live and DP has bumped in to her in Tesco, so we are obvs totes close.

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 13:03:58

Right Twll get your act together. I want to.know as soon as tha chopper takes off.

Damnautocorrect Mon 08-Jul-13 13:04:46

I should think given how expensive it is to give birth there I'm sure they'll still give you a parking space. Although I know some of the sheikh's often book out the whole floors when their wives are due and pay for it to be redecorated.

TwllBach Mon 08-Jul-13 13:05:08

I shall sack off work and sit outside, staring at the sky. I may take an ice cream with me. Do you think I have time to paint a 'Good Luck Bestie <thumbs up>' sign??

MortifiedAdams Mon 08-Jul-13 13:06:06

Definetly. Or just walk around playing "Ahhh Push It" loudly on a ghetto blaster.

StealthPolarBear Mon 08-Jul-13 13:06:10

Actually thw queen has cast her mind back 6 or 7 decades and remembered what it's like. She has kicked them all out and will be off herslef once she's scrubbed the bath, made a load of sandwiches and picked the corgii poo off the grass. Oh and she'll wait till williams back of course

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