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So What's The Deal With Royals & Premarital Sex?
A Very Different Engagement: The Cult of Diana’s Virginity | Vanity Fair
Skip navigation! Story from Sex. Kasandra Brabaw. Several magazines and newspapers reported at the time that the soon-to-be Princess Di was examined by Dr. Pinker, surgeon-gynecologist to the Queen, to ensure that she had an intact hymen which, btw, isn't always a sign of virginity. In fact, many theorize that Queen Elizabeth chose Diana for Prince Charles because she was as "innocent" as can be. Princess Diana's uncle Lord Fermoy, even took to the press to uphold her good name.
Inside The Weird World Of “Purity” Ceremonies – Where Girls Pledge Virginity To Their Dads
Founded by the evangelical Randy Wilson and his wife Lisa in Colorado Springs, the idea has spread across 48 states and 17 countries since its founding in The National Field Director for Church Ministries at the Family Research Council, Wilson said he founded the Purity Ball for his five daughters as a way to celebrate the importance of the father-daughter relationship. While the structure of ceremonies can differ from place to place, they are formal events, with the daughters dressing up in ball gowns and fathers in suits.
And what some of the fathers tell their daughters sounds downright skeevy to my ears. Watch the video here and try not to cringe when you hear the dad say to his little princess, while placing a ring on her finger,. Purity pledges have a very spotty record of success.