Watch Your Romantic Princess Fantasies Get Shattered Right Before Your Eyes (VIDEO)

amy schumer princess sketchAfter being raised on a steady diet of Disney princess movies and fairy tales, many of us have probably dreamed of a life with a little more romance. After all, who wouldn’t want to be treated like royalty? The amazing castle, the servants, the fancy ball gown, the constant pressure to produce a male heir, the risk of getting beheaded ...

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Wait, what?!

The always hilarious Amy Schumer (who is just killing it this season on her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer) teamed up with the ever fabulous Tim Gunn for a sketch that reminds us of why the whole princess fantasy thing isn’t all it is cracked up to be. Check it out:

 

In real life, history has shown us that being a princess can be risky to your life and your health. From all of the tragic wives of Henry VII to a Saudi princess executed for adultery after falling in love with the wrong man to even the current princess of Japan, whose "failure" to produce a male heir has led to significant mental health struggles and a life of seclusion, being a princess isn’t easy.

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So, maybe we don’t actually want a man to "treat us like a princess." Let’s instead focus on real romance with a guy who is kind, funny, and communicates. All of that and no risk of beheading? That is the ultimate fantasy!

What is real romance in your book?


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