In these heady days leading up to the Royal wedding it has to make you happy to know how dramatically different the circumstances are from the last big Royal "I Do's" between William's parents, Charles and Diana.

Starting with the press conferences announcing their engagements. We all vividly remember the awkward exchange when Charles and Diana were asked if they were in love. "Of course," Diana replied giggling while Charles answered, "Whatever in love means." It was an odd and ominous sign of things to come.