Prince Harry joined the rest of the Royal Family in the procession taking the Queen’s coffin to Westminster Hall, where Her Majesty will lie in state. The Duke of Sussex was pictures appearing to wipe away tears as he stood beside his wife, Meghan Markle. The picture has sparked an outpouring of love for the prince.
Twitter user @EBalldrove said: “My heart breaks for H. Losing one of the main women in his life is so hard”. Another user @SabaSmw said: “Poor sweetie. I hate that he has to publicly mourn the losses in his life”.
The words were echoed by @EllaB11 who said: “Under all of this, he’s just a young man who misses his gran. You could see the deep affection they had for each other when they did the Invictus Games clip. Big hugs to him. x” In a statement following Her Majesty’s death Harry paid tribute to his “Granny”.
He said: “I am forever grateful for all of our first meetings – from my earliest childhood memories with you, to meeting you for the first time as my Commander-in-Chief, to the first moment you met my darling wife and hugged your beloved great-grandchildren.”