Farewell to arms: what Prince Harry will miss the most in ...


Farewell to arms: what Prince Harry will miss the most in civilian life

So, the Duke of Sussex is off to a new life abroad. We explain what will hit him more than any other loss

Harry Mount

So farewell then to the Sussexes. On Monday, Harry and Meghan performed their last official engagement, attending the Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey, alongside the queen, Prince Charles and Prince William.

At the end of March they will step down as working royals and start life – as what, precisely? They’ll be half-celebs, half-royals. They won’t use their HRH titles but will still possess them, ready to be revived, should they decide they’ve made the most terrible mistake and want to come back to the royal fold again one day.

There were signs of real, wistful sadness in Prince Harry’s expression on Saturday when he and Meghan attended the Mountbatten Festival of Music at the Royal Albert Hall...

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