How it all started Once upon a time there lived a girl named Alice. Alice was like no other girl. she was rejected and treated like a commoner because of her social status. Her parents were poor and were always struggling for survival. on one of her errands to the town square, she was stopped by a fella who seemed intrigued by her beauty. she seemed fascinated that such a thing could happen to her. The fella was the king's son, the royal prince Edward.winter was fast approaching and the palace had organized a ball and invited all the town people. The prince introduced himself and asked her to the ball. she accepted and ran home to her parents with the news. a week later they both fall in love and get married. as humble as she was, she become the most respected person in the town and helped the people that treated her as a commoner instead of punishing them.