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Two young Dutch reporters are on the scene at the Invictus Games talking to Prince Harry about his hopes for the next generation, including his children Archie Harrison and Lilibet Diana.
Sophia and Jay from Kindercorrespondent (which translates from Dutch to Children’s Correspondent) had the opportunity to interview Prince Harry at the Invictus Games in The Hague. Before speaking with the Duke of Sussex, Harry and Meghan Markle were caught on their way to the Invictus Games arena.
Harry, who was driving with Meghan in the passenger seat, stopped the car and rolled down his window to greet the young reporters, but backed away animatedly with a big laugh when Jay’s touch seemed to surprise him!
“I’ll see you tonight,” Harry told them. “I’ll see you backstage.”
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Sophia and Jay asked Prince Harry about his wish for his son Archie, 2, and daughter Lili, 10 months.
“Growing up in a better world,” Prince Harry replied. “Growing up in a fairer world, a safer world, a more equitable world. It’s not going to be easy, but I will never, ever, never rest until I, as a parent, have at least tried to make the world a better place.” . for them. Because it is our responsibility that the world is as it is now. I don’t think we should bring children into the world unless we commit to making it better for them.”
He added, “We can’t steal your future.”
The interview ended with a big hug from Prince Harry and a “well done guys.”
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During a speech delivered during the event’s opening ceremony on Saturday night, Prince Harry shared his son Archie’s potential career aspirations.
“When I talk to my son Archie about what he wants to be when he grows up, some days he’s an astronaut, other days he’s a pilot, a helicopter pilot obviously, or Kwazii from Octonauts,” Harry said with a laugh, adding, “If you’re laughing, then you’ve seen it.”
“But what I remind him of is that no matter what you want to be when you grow up, it’s your character that matters most, and nothing would make his mother and me more proud than to see him have the character that we see today.” ,” he said.
Chris Jackson/Getty Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
Prince Harry, 37, and Meghan, 40, celebrated Easter by watching various sporting events at the Invictus Games on Sunday, including volleyball and archery.
In 2014, Harry, who served for a decade in the British Army and toured twice in Afghanistan, was inspired to establish the Invictus Games, a Paralympic-style competitive event showcasing the invincible spirit of wounded, ill and injured men and women. .
The Invictus Games were previously held in London in 2014, Orlando in 2016, Toronto in 2017 and Sydney in 2018. They will then be held in Düsseldorf, Germany in 2023.