Adorable clip of Queen Elizabeth chasing after Prince William 33 years ago goes viral

Queen Elizabeth takes her grandmother duties very, very seriously. 

An adorable clip of Queen Elizabeth chasing after then 4-year-old Prince William at Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson's wedding in 1986 has quickly made the rounds on the internet. 

The royal tot took on the role as page boy at his uncle's wedding over three decades ago, dressing in an adorable sailor's outfit as he walked down the aisle. Photos from the event show the future king yawning and messing around with his cousins Peter and Zara Phillips and Laura Fellowes, but making it through the long ceremony wasn't the only time William had trouble. 

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: Prince William (R) sits in Westmister Abbey for the wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York to Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York on July 23, 1986 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/Getty Images)
LONDON - JULY 23: Queen Elizabeth II surrounded by family and friends bid farewell to the Duke and Duchess of York as they set off on honeymoon after their wedding on July 23rd 1986.(Photo by Anwar Hussein/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: The Wedding Of Prince Andrew And Sarah Ferguson (the Duke And Duchess Of York). Peter Phillips Is Second From The Left And His Sister Zara, Who Was A Bridesmaid, Is In Front Of The Duchess. Susan Barrantes (the Duchess's Mother) Is Dressed In Yellow. The Queen Mother, Prince Edward And Prince William Are On The Far Right Of The Picture. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: Prince William, Dressed As A Pageboy, Playing With Lady Davina Windsor In The Grounds Of Buckingham Palace Following The Wedding Of Sarah Ferguson And Prince Andrew. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: Queen Elizabeth II With Her Arm Around Her Grandson, Prince William, As With Other Members Of The Royal Family And Household Staff In The Forecourt Of Buckingham Palace They Watch The Duke And Duchess Of York Leave For Their Honeymoon. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: The Queen (holding Prince William) With Members Of Her Family And Household At Buckingham Palace After The Duchess Of York's Wedding. (Photo by Tim Graham/Getty Images)
The bridal attendants leaving Westminster Abbey after the wedding of Prince Andrew to Sarah Ferguson. They include sailor suited Prince William, right foreground, and Master Seamus Makim (behind William), the nephew of Sarah Ferguson.
A thoughtful Prince William, with bridesmaid Laura Fellowes, at Westminster Abbey for the marriage of Sarah Ferguson to his uncle Prince Andrew.
The newly created Duke of York with his bride, the Duchess of York, traverse the royal blue carpet in Westminster Abbey after their marriage and their subsequent drive back to Buckingham Palace. They are followed by their attendants, who include sailor suited Prince William, right, Master Seamus Makim (behind William) and Master Peter Phillips, right rear, followed by the bridegroom's brother Prince Edward.
Six year-old Laura Fellowes (left) points at her three year-old cousin Prince William, son of the Prince and Princess of Wales, during the wedding ceremony of Sarah Ferguson and the Duke of York at Westminster Abbey. They each hold an Order of Service sheet.
Six year-old Laura Fellowes (left) shows her three year-old cousin Prince William, son of the Prince and Princess of Wales, an entry in the Order of Service sheet during the wedding ceremony of Miss Sarah Ferguson and the Duke of York at Westminster Abbey.
A yawn from Prince William, the 3 year-old son of the Prince and Princess of Wales, during the wedding ceremony of Sarah Ferguson and the Duke of York at Westminster Abbey. Seated next to the young Prince is his cousin, 6 year-old Laura Fellowes.
The newlywed Duke and Duchess of York, with (b. row-L) Prince Edward. Children; Alice Ferguson, Lady Posanagh Innes-Ker. Seated children l-r: Andrew Ferguson, Seamus Makim, Peter Phillips, Prince William and Laura Fellowes. (Foreground) Zara Phillips.
A yawn from Prince William, the 3 year-old son of the Prince and Princess of Wales, during the wedding ceremony of Sarah Ferguson and the Duke of York at Westminster Abbey. Seated next to the young Prince is his cousin, 6 year-old Laura Fellowes.
After waving off today's Royal honeymooners, relatives, friends, and Buckingham Palace staff members return to the palace. Among them is Prince Harry on the shoulders of the Prince of Wales and the Princess of Wales carrying Prince William, who was one of the bridal attendants.
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Following the ceremony, the bridal party took the steps of Westminister Abbey to see the newlyweds off. Prince William, however, got a little too excited and made a beeline for the moving carriage. Queen Elizabeth, then 60, sprinted after her grandson to stop him from getting too close. 

The previously-unseen vintage clip was shared to Twitter last week, where it's since gone viral. Fans were quick to notice the rest of the royal family's hilarious responses to seeing Her Majesty on the run. 

"Look at Princess Margaret in the blue running too. She knows if the queen is running it’s for real" commented one royal fan. "Do you see everyone run after her? She is the Queen. They may not know what she is doing but they're doing it too," said another.

Others were quick to call out how refreshing it is to see the queen in her role as grandmother.

Despite officially splitting six years after marriage, the Duke of York and Sarah Ferguson have remained close to co-raise their daughters, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie. The couple still lives together at the royal lodge in Windsor. 

"I'm a day late but I wanted to celebrate my parents getting married 33 years ago... Thank you for always being the best of friends and bringing us up together," wrote Princess Eugenie in honor of their anniversary last week. See more of their wedding below. 

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LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 23: Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Prince Andrew, Duke of York stand on the balcony of Buckingham Palace and wave at their wedding on July 23, 1986 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/Getty Images)
Library file, dated 23.7.86. Mrs Susan Barrantes (far left), mother of Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, joins her daughter on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, following her marriage to the Duke of York, Prince Andrew: Mrs Barrantes, the former wife of the Duchess's father Major Ronald Ferguson, has died in a car crash in Argentina. See PA story DEATH Barrantes. /PA **AVAILABLE B/W ONLY** (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
On the balcony of Buckingham Palace, Sarah, Duchess of York and Prince Andrew, Duke of York kiss each other after their wedding, London, England, July 23, 1986. Among those with them is best man (and brother of the groom) Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (right). (Photo by Derek Hudson/Getty Images)
On the balcony of Buckingham Palace, Sarah, Duchess of York and Prince Andrew, Duke of York kiss each other after their wedding, London, England, July 23, 1986. Among those with them on the balcony are Sarah's mother, Susan Barrantes (1937 - 1998) (left, in yellow), Peter Philips (bottom left), best man (and brother of the groom) Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (right rear), Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (1900 - 2002) (right), and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (far right). (Photo by Derek Hudson/Getty Images)
On the balcony of Buckingham Palace, Prince Andrew, Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York wave to well-wishers after their wedding, London, England, July 23, 1986. (Photo by Derek Hudson/Getty Images)
London July 23, 1986 Princess Diana and Prince Charles at wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson at the Various in Various, United Kingdom. (Photo by Tom Wargacki/WireImage)
Library file 6464-20, dated 23.7.86. Mrs Susan Barrantes (far left), mother of Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, joins her daughter on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, following her marriage to the Duke of York, Prince Andrew: Mrs Barrantes, the former wife of the Duchess's father Major Ronald Ferguson, has died in a car crash in Argentina. See PA story DEATH Barrantes. /PA (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
Elevated view inside Westminster Abbey during the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, London, England, July 23, 1986. (Photo by Tom Stoddart/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson at Westminster Abbey, London, UK, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
Sarah Ferguson et d'Andrew d'York dans une calèche après leur mariage le 23 juillet 1986 à Londres au Royaume-Uni. (Photo by Pool MARIAGE PRINCE ANDREW/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images)
The wedding of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah Ferguson. The Duke and Duchess of York wave to crowds from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, 23rd July 1986. (Photo by Mike Maloney/Mirrorpix/Getty Images)
Prince Andrew kisses his bride Sarah Ferguson on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on their wedding day. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
Prince Andrew kisses his bride Sarah Ferguson on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on their wedding day. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duke and Duchess of York (formerly Prince Andrew and Miss Sarah Ferguson) smile happily during their carriage procession after their wedding at Westminster Abbey in London. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
The royal couple, the Duke and Duchess of York leave Westminster Abbey after their marriage. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
The newlywed Duke and Duchess of York, with (b. row-L) Prince Edward. Children; Alice Ferguson, Lady Posanagh Innes-Ker. Seated children l-r: Andrew Ferguson, Seamus Makim, Peter Phillips, Prince William and Laura Fellowes. (Foreground) Zara Phillips. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
Royal Family on the balcony at Buckingham Palace after the wedding of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson, The Duke and Duchess of York . (Photo by Mirror Syndication International/Mirrorpix/Getty Images)
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