Cinderella's Unrequited Love And she lived sadly ever after.
Knowing the Prince she so often dreamed about would never save her, because he did not even know of her existence.
He met a beautiful but spoiled princess during the ball and married her. But they had an unhappy, marriage which resulted in a divorce and nearly caused a war between the two nations.
Meanwhile Cinderella fantasized about him saving her from the clutches of her evil step mother every night.
She never ever met her Prince Charming because the Fairy God Mother never existed, it was all just a dream.