Eternal love. King Charles III, Prince Harry and other members of the royal family paid tribute to Queen Elizabeth II after her death.
Buckingham Palace confirmed the Queen’s death on Thursday 8 September.said in a statement that she “died peacefully” at Balmoral Castle in Scotland.
News of the death of the sovereign came after Elizabeth decided to stay in Scotland to formally appoint a new prime minister of Great Britain. Liz Trussinstead of returning to Windsor Castle due to “mobility issues”.
Days after the ceremony, Buckingham Palace announced that Her Majesty’s medical team had placed her under “observation” due to her deteriorating health. Prince William, Prince Charles, Duchess Camillaand Harry traveled to Balmoral, Scotland to be with the monarch on 8 September.
More than a year before her death, Prince Philip was laid to rest in April 2021 at the age of 99. Exclusively reported by the source. Us at a time when the Queen, who met Philip when she was only 13 years old in 1939, was “heartbroken” by the death of her husband, whom she married in 1947.
“Elizabeth found it cathartic to soak up all the well wishes and tributes to the man she loved unconditionally for countless decades,” a second insider said. Us after Philip’s death. “Seeing how many lives he touched was nothing short of extraordinary.”
Elizabeth, the longest-reigning monarch in British history, mourned her husband’s death for eight days in accordance with tradition, but took a break to briefly return to work on April 13, 2021, to conduct the retirement ceremony for her former Lord Chamberlain. Count Peel. She did not make any further public appearances until the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh on 17 April.
“The queen was delightful” – sister-in-law Sophie, Countess of Wessex said Sun after Philip’s death. Sophie, 57, also noted that the monarch “thinks of others before herself.”
Elizabeth, who was crowned in 1953, a year after the untimely death of her father, King George VI, continued to fulfill her duties to the end.
“Her emotions are very raw right now, but the Queen knows that Philip will not like it if she sits and mopes for the rest of her years,” the source said. Us in April 2021 on the monarch’s intention to continue serving the community beyond her 95th birthday. “He would like her to take care of herself first and she intends to do her best.”
Her last few years were marked by drama within the royal family when her grandson Harry and Meghan stepped down from their top royal duties in March 2020 and moved to California.
The couple came out against The Firm during a candid CBS interview in March 2021, causing more rifts within the family, especially between Harry and his 73-year-old father and 40-year-old brother.
Despite all this, the Queen maintained a close relationship with Harry, whom the source said she had a “weak side” to, as well as with the rest of her loved ones.
Elizabeth is survived by four children, Charles, Princess Anna, Prince Andrew as well as Prince Edwardher eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
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