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Prince Charles Melts Hearts as He Steps Out to View Britain's Floral Tributes to Prince Philip

Afouda Bamidele
Apr 15, 2021
06:15 P.M.
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Following the Duke of Edinburgh's passing, media updates showed his oldest son, Prince Charles, stepping out alongside his wife, Camilla, to view the slew of floral tributes left outside the palace by the mourning public.

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Following the passing of the long-serving Duke of Edinburgh, updates have shown preparations towards his lie-in-state as well as solemn tributes put out to honor his legacy. 

New pictures shared on the official Instagram page of Clarence house presented Prince Philip's son, Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall looking through the slew of flowers placed outside Marlborough House Gardens.

The Duke Of Edinburgh at the opening of the 'First World War In The Air' exhibition at the RAF museum in Hendon on December 02, 2014 | Photo: Getty Images

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The floral arrangements were a form of grand tributes honoring Philip for a life well-lived. The images shared presented the royal couple viewing each tribute laid out by mourning citizens.

However many were rather drawn by the dignified presence of the heir apparent. Many citizens took to the comment section addressing Prince Charles with heartfelt condolences.

A screenshot of a fan's comment on Clarence House's post on its Instagram page. | Photo: Instagram/clarencehouse/

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Many gushed over the tributes noting that Prince Philip was an exceptional royal member. Others left several red heart emojis to express their warm feelings. The caption attached to the post bared information for the public:

"Members of the public may wish to consider making a donation to a charity of their choice, and an online Book of Condolence can be found on royal.uk..."

A screenshot of a fan's comment on Clarence House's post on its instagram page | Photo: instagram.com/clarencehouse/

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The caption continued stating that most of the floral arrangements and monuments that mourners left outside of Buckingham Palace have been moved to the private gardens at Marlborough.

Presently, Prince Harry has traveled back to the British royal house in time for his grandfather's burial.

A screenshot of a fan's comment on Clarence House's post on its instagram page | Photo: instagram.com/clarencehouse/

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In the wake of Prince Philip's passing, mourners lined significant tribute items outside the palace while observing social distancing. A notice was also attached outside the palace, officially announcing his death. 

Prince Charles also honored his father's memories with a soul-stirring statement that was shared on Instagram. He noted that Prince Philp was a member of 990 organizations geared towards development, youth empowerment, among others. 

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He relayed that his late father, who died at 99, dedicated more than 70 years of service to the Queen, the institution and the country as a whole. Prince Philip passed on two months before his 100th birthday. 

Presently, Prince Harry has traveled back to the British royal house in time for his grandfather's burial. Speculation shows that there is hope that his return would help mend the rift since his exit. 

While the Duke of Sussex had returned, his wife, Meghan Markle, stayed back in California with their little son. Doctors advised that she stayed back due to her pregnancy.

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