Since his disappearance last April, Prince Philip has left a huge void in the British royal family.
A pain expressed in particular by Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge in a response to the condolences sent to them by the author of the blog Gert's Royal Replies known for his correspondence with the royal family.
“The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge thank you for your loving words following the death of the Duke of Edinburgh.
Their Royal Highnesses have been incredibly touched by the many thoughtful messages they have received in recent weeks.
They will all miss their beloved grandfather and great-grandfather, but your post has provided tremendous support in this difficult time, ”they replied in a card with a snapshot of Queen Elizabeth's husband. II.
As adventurous as they are mischievous
Following the death of Prince Philip, Kate and William had unveiled several pictures showing him in the company of his great-grandchildren.
“I will always be grateful that my wife had so many years to know my grandfather and for the kindness he showed her.
I will never take for granted the special memories that my children will always keep of their great-grandfather who came to pick them up in a horse-drawn carriage and of having seen for themselves his affectionate sense of adventure as well as his mischievous sense of the humor, ”Prince William wrote in the caption of one of these photos published on Instagram.
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