Rare photos… After months of waiting, fans were able to discover the first three episodes of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s series on Netflix, Thursday, December 8, 2022. The opportunity to learn a little more about the love story of the married couple since May 19, 2018, but also to discover rare photos and videos of their children, Archie and Lilibet. On one of them, the little boy celebrates his first birthday alongside his parents and his grandmother, Doria Ragland. For the occasion, this one is wearing an adorable party hat. In one video, Archie is cradled in the arms of his mother, the Duchess of Sussex. The little boy then displays a big smile while this one hugs him against her. In another video, Archie runs down an alley at the family’s home in Montecito, California. His voice also attracted attention. And for good reason, the grandson of Prince Charles has an American accent.
On social networks, many fans reacted to this series of photos. “Archie looks so much like his mom!” ; “That’s adorable, thanks for sharing that”; “I adore them”, “Adorables!”, Can we read. Some Internet users were more puzzled. In the caption of a series of photos shared on Instagram by Hello magazine, we can read: “I thought they wanted to have a private life and protect their children at all costs… And now they are selling their most intimate?” ; “Now you show your son’s face for money. Interesting…”; but also: “What a strange idea of privacy… They are pathetic. And their children are isolated from the rest of the family, it’s so sad.” Angry, another netizen added: “These are the kind of pictures you show your family. Who are probably seeing them for the first time like the rest of us. If you can’t get along with the two sides of your family… What are the chances that the problem is you and not them?”
Prince Harry: ‘Make sure we don’t repeat the same mistakes our parents made’
In the series, Meghan Markle said: “We have been very concerned about protecting our children as best we can and understanding the role they play in this truly historic family.” Referring to the skin color of their children, Prince Harry said: “My son, my daughter, my children are mixed race, and I’m really proud of that. When my children grow up, they look back at that moment, that ‘they turn to me and say, ‘What did you do then?’ I want to be able to give them an answer I think it’s such a responsibility as human beings that if you bring a little person into this world you should do whatever you can to make the world a better place for them .” In conclusion, he added: “But also what is most important for both of us is to make sure that we don’t repeat the same mistakes that our parents may have made.” Words intended for Charles III?
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