The year is 1866. Queen Elizabeth Styles is on the throne of England, to be succeeded by her eldest child, Princess Charlotte. Her youngest, Prince Harry, is a man with a cruel reputation, who is notorious for his temper. Together, they are the English royal family. Alice, however, is nothing. To them, she is the ant and they are the boot. But everyone has their secrets, and some are enough to test love even in its strongest forms. - Note: This story has nothing to do with the real Harry Styles. As with most other fanfictions, he is used as a character so that you can picture him in your mind. Anything that happens in the course of the story is not to be offensive to or associated with real people.