“Bertie”

‘The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince’ by Jane RidleyBy Joanna Scutts, Published: January 3 E-mail the writer When the dissipated, overweight, scandal-prone Prince of Wales finally got the job he’d been waiting for all his life, he was 59 and tired. “It has come too late,” he said, in German, to his wife, Alexandra,…