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Prince Among Men

by | 1st, March 2004

‘WE had never thought of Prince Edward as a champion of women’s equality until now.

‘Eddie’s a real brick’

Whereas other less progressive men would leap forward to help a damsel in distress, Edward knows when to hang back.

So when Sophie Wessex, his wife, pulled a muscle while skiing and was reduced to walking with crutches, Edward knew what to do and, vitally, what not to do.

The Express looks on as Sophie puts a metal limb onto the steps as she boards the private jet that will bring the couple home from a well-earned break in St Moritz.

And it notes how Edward picks up a small manbag-style case and steps back.

He knows not to fuss and pander to his wife, who sees the steps not as a way to

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