- King Charles III is pleased about the worldwide sympathy for the death of Queen Elizabeth II
- The expressions of grief give him strength
- With these words, he says thank you
The news of the death of Queen Elizabeth II (†96) shocked the whole world. The loss was hard for many Brits to take, yet many found time to express their condolences to the royal family.
King Charles III: He thanks people for their support
Now King Charles III says thank you to his people for their emotional support following the death of Queen Elizabeth II. "As we all prepare to say our last farewell, I wanted simply to take this opportunity to say thank you to all those countless people who have been such a support and comfort to my family and myself in this time of grief," said the King in an official statement shortly before the Queen's funeral.
It is nice for the monarch to see that he is not alone in his grief. At the renewed wake of the Queen, King Charles was completely distraught, but the sympathy of his people gave him enough strength to get through the difficult moment.
King Charles III: This allowed him to process the events emotionally better
King Charles III is touched by the reactions of the people: "Over the last ten days, my wife and I have been so deeply touched by the many messages of condolence and support we have received from this country and across the world."
On Wednesday evening, no one suspected the death of the Queen, and Prince Charles was at a party, when suddenly a few hours later he was proclaimed King.
The sympathy of the population helped him to process all this. "In London, Edinburgh, Hillsborough and Cardiff we were moved beyond measure by everyone who took the trouble to come and pay their respects to the lifelong service of my dear mother, The late Queen," said King Charles III further in his statement.