Prince Harry is headed house.
The Duke of Sussex, who currently resides in California with spouse Meghan Markle and son Archie Harrison, flew to the U.Okay. after the death of his beloved grandfather. Whereas he flew back solo—pregnant Meghan didn’t get clearance from her physician to journey—his rising household is at all times near him. Take, for instance, the touching tribute he wrote to the late Duke of Edinburgh on April 12.
“My grandfather was a person of service, honor and nice humor,” Harry started. “He was authentically himself, with a critically sharp wit, and will maintain the eye of any room attributable to his attraction—and in addition since you by no means knew what he would possibly say subsequent.”
“He shall be remembered as the longest reigning consort to the Monarch, a adorned serviceman, a Prince and a Duke,” his message continued. “However to me, like a lot of you who’ve misplaced a cherished one or grandparent over the ache of this previous yr, he was my grandpa: grasp of the barbecue, legend of banter, and cheeky proper ’til the tip.”
Harry famous that Philip had been a “rock” for Queen Elizabeth II throughout their 73 years of marriage.
“And whereas I may go on, I do know that proper now he would say to all of us, beer in hand, ‘Oh do get on with it!'” Harry wrote. “So, on that notice, Grandpa, thanks in your service, your dedication to Granny, and for at all times being your self. You may be sorely missed, however at all times remembered—by the nation and the world. Meghan, Archie, and I (in addition to your future great-granddaughter) will at all times maintain a particular place for you in our hearts.”