Prince William, Harry remember Prince Philip in separate heartfelt messages

The two brothers honored the legacy and spirit of their late grandfather, the Duke of Edinburgh, in separate statements.
2:36 | 04/13/21

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Harry is back in Windsor in isolation due to covid-19 travel rules, but prepare fog are his grandfather's funeral this Saturday and both he and his brother, William, have released very personal messages in tribute to their grandfather. William and Harry both with heartfelt messages remembering their grandfather, prince Philip. The two releasing statements separately. William going first calling the duke extraordinary, saying I feel lucky to have not just had his example to guide me but his enduring presence well into my own adult life both through good times and the hardest days. The 38-year-old shared this photo taken by duchess Kate of prince Philip with a young prince George writing, I'll never take for granted the special memories my children will have always of their great grandpa collecting them in his carriage and sensing his sense of adventure as well as his sense of humor. Harry followed with a message in his typically laid back style calling him a man of service, honor and great humor saying in part to me like many of you have lost a loved one or grandparent over the pain of this past year he was my grandpa, master of the barbecue, legend of banter and cheeky right till the end. He's been a rock for her majesty the queen with unparalleled devotion by her side for 73 years of marriage and while I could go on, I know that right now he would say to all of us, beer in hand, oh, do get on with The statements were separate but it was planned in advance what types they would be put out. William's put out half an hour before perhaps reflecting his seniority in official life. Reporter: Having not seen him since moving to North America telling "The late Late Show" how he was staying in touch with his grandparents. They've seen Archie running around but my grandfather instead of like pressing leave meeting, he just goes -- Reporter: But now Harry will be reunited with his extended family for the first time in over a year. Meghan not traveling in for the funeral per doctor's orders. Ahead of the services Harry is quarantining in frogmore cot on and the Windsor estate the home he and Meghan renovated and lived in after getting married. Harry's statement finished with a Latin phrase which means by sea, by land, motto of the royal Marines and reflects the fact that both prince Philip and prince Harry have been captain of the Marines and took over from Philip but since had to relinquish since he stepped back from royal life. Reporter: Separately lawmakers here in the uk return to work early to spend 7 1/2 hours yesterday paying tribute to prince Philip, among them the prime minister Boris Johnson who

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