The wedding captured all our hearts,
We waved our flags wished them well.
The hope for future happiness?
It’s what the papers used to sell.
But as the years ticked by with speed,
Our hopes and dreams began to fail,
The love affair with our duchess
Had long before, set out to sail.
Who should take the weight of blame?
Was it them who riled the press?
Or was it us who pushed her down
Even though she showed distress?
But now we need to step away,
To look at what we’ve done again.
We’ve pushed a family to the edge
And not learnt lessons from back then.
Listen to his woeful words,
He’s lived through this one time before.
Those words, they prove that just because he’s royal,
It doesn’t mean that he’s not human at the core.
I’ve been watching the royal drama unfold with bated breath over the last couple of weeks. I love the royal couple and all I wish for is their future happiness. But I really didn’t expect all of this when I watched their wedding less than two years ago.
Watching this play out on the news has been a good reminder of what is important. Harry and Meghan never have to worry about money; some would say that they have the charmed life. But under the press scrutiny that she has been under it would be hard for anybody to live.
And then you throw into the mix the fact that Harry’s beloved mother was killed in a car accident involving the press and you can see why he is so protective of Archie and Meghan. It’s no wonder that he has made the decision to step back from everything he has ever known.
I think that we should all take from this that the most important thing in life is love. Harry looked so upset as he gave his speech about the split last night and I am sure that he is pining for a normal life with his wife and child. He is probably pining for a life a bit more like the life that I complain about. This week I will make sure that I am a bit more grateful for having exactly what I have in my possession. And I will definitely be saying a prayer for Harry and Archie and hoping that they have the life that they were probably dreaming of when they got married on that magical day.