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Prince William Was Not Sure If He Could Take Part In Diana's Procession, So Prince Philip Made An Impressive Offer: "If I Walk, Will You?"

Date August 9, 2019 02:36

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip are loved and respected by millions of people all over the world. And there is no wonder, as they have impacted so many lives. Besides, they played a key role in their own family's life.

Prince William Was Not Sure If He Could Take Part In Diana's Procession, So Prince Philip Made An Impressive Offer: "If I Walk, Will You?"Getty Images / Ideal Image

The Duke of Cambridge has once stated that Prince Philip is an amazing grandfather. Matt Smith, who played the role of Prince Philip on 'The Crown', has once stated that he met Prince William and asked him for an advice while playing the role of his grandpa. The advice was so cute and sincere at the same time:

Just one word—legend!

Prince William Was Not Sure If He Could Take Part In Diana's Procession, So Prince Philip Made An Impressive Offer: "If I Walk, Will You?"Getty Images / Ideal Image

Many royal fans can distinctively remember one gesture by Prince Philip that cemented that legend status many years ago.

Prince William Was Not Sure If He Could Take Part In Diana's Procession, So Prince Philip Made An Impressive Offer: "If I Walk, Will You?"Getty Images / Ideal Image

When Princess Diana passed away, Prince William was only 15. Of course, it was a huge stress for him and his brother, Prince Harry. During Diana's funeral William and Harry were walking in the procession behind the coffin.

By the way, The Duke of Cambridge was not sure whether he would be able to take part in the procession even on the day of the funeral.

Prince William Was Not Sure If He Could Take Part In Diana's Procession, So Prince Philip Made An Impressive Offer: "If I Walk, Will You?"Getty Images / Ideal Image

It was at this point that Prince Philip made his grandson an impressive offer. Lady Elizabeth Anson, the Queen's cousin said:

Grandfather Prince Phillip said: ‘If I walk, will you?'

It was such a strong gesture of love and solidarity at a very uncertain time in the teenager's life.

Prince Philip turned out to be such an impressive grandfather!

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