'Teary' Kate Middleton reveals Prince Louis's heartbreaking tribute to late great-grandma Queen Elizabeth II
A 28-year-old woman present at the Long Walk revealed that Kate Middleton was 'welling up' as she interacted with the children
WINDSOR, ENGLAND: The new Princess of Wales, Kate Middleton appeared with Prince of Wales William on September 10, 2022, to look at the sea of floral tributes to Queen Elizabeth II. During her close to 40 minutes appearance on the Long Walk at Windsor Castle, Kate interacted with the kids present in the crowd and revealed how her son Prince Louis paid a sweet tribute to his great-grandmother.
Prince William and Kate Middleton were joined by his brother Prince Harry with his wife Meghan Markle. This surprised royal fans as the rift between the royal family has been making headlines after Meghan and Harry’s exit. Queen Elizabeth II died at the age of 96 on Thursday, September 8, 2022.
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'At least grannie is with great-grandpa now’
Revealing how four-year-old Prince Louis reacted to the Queen’s death, Kate, told children outside Windsor Castle that Louis told her, "At least grannie is with great-grandpa now,” according to The Daily Mail. This was witnessed by a woman present in the crowd named Banita Ranow.
The 28-year-old woman present at the Long Walk revealed that Kate was “welling up” as she interacted with the children. The young Prince delighted the royal fans after he stole the show from the balcony during the Platinum Jubilee after Trooping the Colour. Kate and William, 40, have three children -- son Prince George, 9, daughter Princess Charlotte, 7, and Prince Louis, 4.
Ranow from west London also spoke of her being surprised after seeing the two brothers and their wives together, adding, “It was really nice.” Her 64-year-old mother Baljinder Ranow asserted it was “fabulous,” adding, “It was so beautiful to see. I felt so emotional and I felt the Queen would have loved it. I just hope in the future they remain like that and that the brothers come together, and the families.”
The reunion of William and Kate with Harry and Meghan marked their first appearance since their last one together at Commonwealth Day on March 9, 2020, just weeks before the Covid lockdown. The four royals took an emotional tour of the tributes paid to the late Queen. They greeted well-wishers for about 40 minutes. In a surprising gesture, they left in the same car, driven by William. According to reports, William extended the olive branch to Harry on the orders of the new King Charles III.