The royal baby has officially arrived and Prince Harry has wasted no time expressing his joy to the public over the birth of his little son!
“I’m very excited to announce that Meghan and myself had a baby boy this morning, a very healthy boy. Mother and baby are doing incredibly well. It’s been the most amazing experience I can ever have possibly imagined,” he said in the video. “How any woman does what they do is beyond comprehension, but we’re both absolutely thrilled and so grateful for all the love and support of everybody out there. It’s been amazing, so we just wanted to share this with everybody.”
He added, that they are still deciding on a name for their son. “We’re still thinking about names. The baby’s a little bit overdue, so we’ve had a little bit of time to think about it, but that’s the next bit. For now, it looks like we’ll be seeing you guys in two days time, as planned, as a family, to be able to share it with you guys so everyone can see the baby.”
Meghan and Harry previously took to Instagram to share the news of the baby’s arrival earlier this morning. The statement read, “We are pleased to announce that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcomed their firstborn child in the early morning on May 6th, 2019. Their Royal Highnesses’ son weighs 7lbs. 3oz.” Their post continued, “The Duchess and baby are both healthy and well, and the couple thank members of the public for their shared excitement and support during this very special time in their lives.”
Shortly after, Buckingham Palace also released an official statement which gave more details into the birth of the royal baby. The announcement shared, “Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex was safely delivered of a son at 0526hrs this morning. The Duke of Sussex was present for the birth. The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Lady Jane Fellowes, Lady Sarah McCorquodale, and Earl Spencer have been informed and are delighted with the news. The Duchess’s mother, Doria Ragland, who is overjoyed by the arrival of her first grandchild, is with Their Royal Highnesses at Frogmore Cottage.”
After all the formal announcements, Prince Harry stepped out himself for an adorable and candid video after the birth of their son. It’s clear from the look on his face and his sentimental words that Harry is going to make a wonderful father!