Prince William headed to Memphis wedding of ‘court jester’ Guy Pelly
Even though he’s probably exhausted from his recent tour of Australia and New Zealand, Prince William is believed to be getting ready to board another plane this time to Memphis, Tennessee with his brother, Prince Harry. for the weekend wedding of one of their best friends, Guy Pelly, and his fiance, Lizzy Wilson, on May 3. The Duchess of Cam michael kors bags bridge, however, is not expected to attend the nuptials.
“While Kate has been a close friend of Guy’s since university, the Duchess will most likely stay at home to prevent a ‘global media circus.’ The mother of one will no doubt want to spend quality time with her adorable nine month old Prince George after the family’s official three week visit overseas,” reported Hello! magazine.
It is not known if Prince Harry’s girlfriend, Cressida Bonas, will be attending.
Pelly was rumoured to have been in the running to be one of Prince George’s godparents, but many thought his wild reputation probably killed that possibility. He has, as many have pointed out, a bit of an unfortunate track record with the royals.
“Courtiers fear that where Pelly goes, trouble is never far away. Nicknamed the Court Jester, the 32 year old has been on hand in almost every headline making escapade involving the young royals,” The Mirror reports. “In 2002 he was believed to be among the group of friends Harry admitted to smoking cannabis with though he was wrongly accused of introducing Harry to the drug. Two years later Pelly was on the scene when William went for a booze fuelled midnight swim in a moat an ill advised stunt that left royal security chiefs furio michael kors bags us. And in 2005 Pelly paraded around dressed as michael kors bags the Queen when Harry was infamously photographed wearing a Nazi uniform at a fancy dress party.”
The Mirror says the wedding is to take place near Graceland, former home of Elvis Presley.
One Memphis website says the bride’s family is well known in Memphis. Her grandfather was Kemmons Wilson, founder of the Holiday Inn hotel chain. The Daily Mail has previously reported that Pelly proposed to Wilson on a visit to her hometown last year.
According to her LinkedIn page, Wilson is a graduate of Georgetown University and now works at the Simon Dickinson Gallery in London.
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