Lily Hunter was featured as the Ladysmith Chronicle's Smile of the Week in our September 10

Smile of the Week – Lily Hunter

As Empress of Vancouver Island, Lily Hunter would have her mother make her pink high heels.

What’s your name? “Lily Hunter.”

What’s your hometown? “Mill Bay.”

What do you do? “I go to St. Joseph’s School in Chemainus and I’m in Grade 1.”

What do you like most about your community? “Playgrounds.” (Hunter’s favourite is the Kinsmen Park playground a stone’s throw from her grandmother’s house here in Ladysmith.)

What was your proudest or happiest moment? “When my sister bought Teki.” (Teki is a Shetland pony Hunter’s sister purchased in August.)

What scares you more than anything else in the world? “Wasps.”

If you were Empress of Vancouver Island, what would your first imperial proclamation be? “I’d have my mommy make me shoes. Pink high heels.”

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