Prince Harry couldn’t be more excited to be a father and want to make sure that his two children, Archie and Lilyalways know how loved and appreciated they really are.
Throughout the first three episodes of the new Netflix documentary series about the royal couple, Harry & MeghanDuke and wife Meghan Markle regularly share anecdotes about their children, as well as some never-before-seen family photos. At one point, Harry specifically mentioned how his children would be the first multiracial members of the royal family and how important it is for them to know that he loves and supports them. he. “My son, my daughter, my children are mixed, and I am really proud of that,” he said. “As my kids grow up and they look back on this moment, they turn to me and say what you did in this moment—I want to be able to give them answers. I think it’s a human responsibility that if you bring a little person into this world you should do everything you can to make the world a better place for them.”
While the couple has been working hard to protect the privacy of their young children ever since moved to Montecito, California and Step down like high-ranking royalty, there are still some intimate family moments scattered throughout the episodes. In one clip, Archie looks at some birds and watches the sunset from their balcony, in another, Harry reads stories to his son and daughter on the couch. Meghan also shared a selfie of herself holding Lilibet in what appears to be a nursery and one of Archie resting her head on her pregnant belly, as well as a photo of Harry kissing their newborn baby.
Earlier this week, at a gala dinner hosted by Robert F Kennedy for Human Rights honor him and his wife for their contributions to the fight against apartheidPrince Harry shares a bit about the couple’s family life, joking with the event host Kerry Kennedy, “I’ll be honest with you, Kerry, I just thought we were just going on a date for one night, so I find it pretty weird that we’re sharing a room with 1500 people!” He added, “We don’t go out much these days because our kids are so young and young, so this was completely unexpected.”
In a surprise appearance on a video call with the winners of this year’s WellChild Awards in October, Duke also updated a bit about his two kids, told one of the boys on the call, “You sound like Archie, my son, with that slightly high-pitched voice. I like it.” The boy then asked how Archie and Lilibet were doing, and Harry replied, “Archie is very, very busy. And Lili is learning to use her voice, which is great.”
And according to the royal longtime friend, professional polo player Nacho Figueras, Harry was born to be a father. In 2019, shortly after the birth of their first child, Figueras said that the Duke was “a natural thing, he knows what to do.” He added, “He’s been a great dad. He has always loved children. We’ve been friends for a very long time and I’ve seen him spend time with the kids in all the things we do for Sentebale, so I never doubted that. He loves children. He is really happy.”
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