The surprising meaning behind the Queen’s iconic wave revealed

QUEEN ELIZABETH II's iconic royal wave might a lot to her grandfather according to a royal documentary.

According to The Royal House of Windsor on Netflix, King George V drastically increased the monarch’s public engagements. George’s many public outings meant he would have to shake hands a lot. This, in turn, meant his wrist would ache a lot.

His son King Edward VIII would have to visit a doctor after it began to ache from repetitive waving.

The documentary explained: “Once on tour, the prince shook so many hands he was ordered by his doctor...
source: Express

2020-06-03 05:44
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