Following the news of the Queen’s death on Thursday, September 7, the world had a look at her lovely relationship with her late spouse, Prince Philip.
In March 2022, a thanksgiving event was held at Westminster Abbey in London in memory of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. On this celebration, Queen II. Elizabeth’s last words to her departed spouse have actually been exposed.
After the Duke died on 9 April 2021 at the age of 99, an intimate Royal Funeral service was held for him on 17 April.
At the event, which was held at St George’s Chapel with only 30 participants at the time due to Covid-19 limitations, His Highness put an unique wreath bearing a sweet note on Prince Philip’s casket. His message to the Duke read: ” I am fondly remembered, Elizabeth.”
Card with handwritten and black border revealing the message of grieving customs of the royal household. The wreath included white lilies, detailed white roses, white freesias, white wax flowers, white sweet peas and jasmine.
Prior to the social-distancing funeral service, the Queen and her 4 kids, Prince Charles, Prince Andrew, Prince Edward and Princess Anne, signed up with the procession. The household was signed up with by the Queen’s grandchildren, Prince William and Prince Harry, in addition to Peter Phillips, Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence and the Earl of Snowdon.
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, participated in the funeral service, led by Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, and David Conner, Dean of Windsor. The latter was accompanied by her kids, Girl Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn. The Queen’s very first cousins Princess Alexandra, the Duke of Gloucester and the Duke of Kent were likewise present.
Prince Philip and His Highness were wed for 73 years prior to he passed away. They fulfilled in 1934 and revealed their engagement on July 9, 1947, prior to weding in November 1947 at Westminster Abbey. Their wedding event was followed by a lunch at Buckingham Palace and a honeymoon at the Duke’s household estate, Broadlands, in Hampshire.