“They know this is going to happen, but they are never ready,” said Princess Anne in an emotional statement about her father’s death.
This weekend, following the deaths of four princes, Prince Philip, Prince of Edinburgh and Queen Elizabeth David, they paid tribute to their father.
“They know this is going to happen, but they are never ready,” said Princess Anne, the eldest daughter and only daughter. “My father was my teacher, supporter, and critic, but for the most part, I wanted to imitate him as an example of someone who lived freely and gave his service.
The longest-serving monarch in British history passed away peacefully on Friday at the age of 99. They said. He died a few weeks after he was discharged from the hospital after undergoing heart surgery.
“I want to emphasize how much the family appreciates the messages and memories that have touched the lives of so many people,” Ann said in a statement. We miss him, but he has left a legacy that can inspire us all.
Prince Andrew, Prince Edward, and Edward’s wife, Sophie, spoke to the British Press on Sunday after attending the All Saints’ Church in Winsor.
Andrew, a third of the couple’s four children, said the officer’s death “brought him home.” [him] Not only that [their] Loss ”But loved ones died during the cholera epidemic.
“He was a wonderful man,” said Andrew. “We lost almost all of our grandparents. And my mother who feels the most, I feel, I think, maybe most of all. ”
After examining her relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, Andrew, who had returned from a public holiday, said the queen had “lost a great emptiness in her life” for more than 70 years.
Regarding his father’s death, Edward, one of the four youngest, said: “Even if anyone tries to prepare himself, it’s still a terrible shock.”
Prince Charles shared his feelings in a public speech on Saturday. Explaining I think of his father as “a very special person.
“We are so grateful for all of this,” said Charles. He supports us in this special loss and in this particularly sad time.
Buckingham Palace officials announced that the prince’s funeral will be held at Winsor Castle on Saturday at St. George’s Church.
Prince Harry will fly to the United Kingdom to attend the funeral, but as his pregnancy progresses, his wife Megan, the Sussex Duchess, will remain in the United States.