- As early as last week, our UK correspondent Corinne Purtill saw these scenes of fans waiting for news on the royal baby:
- On Monday, reports started trickling in of Kate going into labor.
- — Clarence House (@ClarenceHouse)Mon, Jul 22 2013 06:37:58Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London in the early stages of labour.
- — Clarence House (@ClarenceHouse)Mon, Jul 22 2013 06:38:17The Duchess travelled by car from Kensington Palace to the Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital with The Duke of Cambridge.
- — Corinne Purtill (@corinnepurtill)Mon, Jul 22 2013 15:26:47After all this buildup, will be really disappointed if UK tabloids don't bring their A game when it's time for the headline puns.
- Of course the media is braced:
- And this is what happens when dry British wit meets the Royal baby hysteria:
- But the doting public still awaits:
- Here are previous babies from the British royal family:
Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge has gone into labor, and the royal baby watchers have gone into overdrive. The public and the media have been anticipating the next royal's birth for weeks...