Royal Wedding: Priest Does Cartwheels in Westminster Abbey (Video)

The religious official got very excited after the Royal Wedding Friday.


A priest at Westminster Abbey was so excited after the Royal Wedding Friday, he was caught on camera doing cartwheels down the aisle.

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A spokesperson for the venue laughed it off. "Our view is that the verger was simply reflecting what we all feel about a very successful service. It is a general reflection of the mood of the Abbey and a job well done," said the spokesperson, who explained that vergers are "people who assist and prepare for the clergy in their services."

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"It was long after the congregation had departed and we were all reflecting on what we had achieved," added the spokesperson.