Prince Harry Has Been ‘Healed’ By Son’s Birth

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Prince Harry has reportedly been “healed” by the birth of his baby boy, according to a new report by the Daily Express which states that the trauma the royal endured as both a teen and as a soldier infinitely changed the Duke of Sussex’s outlook.

Prince Harry, who has admittedly suffered from emotional trauma after the tragic death of his mother Princess Diana and the horrors he witnessed during 10 years of service in the Army and two tours of Afghanistan, has a newfound peace since his marriage to Meghan Markle and now, the birth of their first son.

Angela Levin, a royal commentator, shared to the Daily Express that the prince will be “very sad” he will not be able to share in the joy of his first son with his late mother.

“I think he will be very sad that his mother is not there to see the baby. But I think he will feel as he has done over many years, that she is there watching over him. And he will be very excited. He has wanted a baby since he was very young and he said he wanted children, he loves children and feels most at home with children – much more than with adults I think,” she explained.

As reported by Reader’s Digest, Prince Harry has spoken of the trauma he felt over Diana’s death. He revealed that he stifled his emotions after her death, forcing himself not to think about her as a teenager and as he matured into his 20s.

He noted that he “couldn’t put his finger on” what was wrong with him emotionally and turned to his older brother William for help. William, in turn, led him to seek professional help and to take up boxing as a way to vent his frustrations.

Harry also found a purpose as he served alongside his fellow soldiers. He entered The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in May 2005 to begin his training, eventually rising to the rank of captain. He continues to work in support of his fellow servicemen, promoting support for wounded men and women as they adapt to life post-injury, noted the British royal family‘s official website.

Just as it was during his engagement to Meghan Markle, when he used two of the stones that belonged to his late mother for Meghan’s engagement ring, and his wedding, when he used Diana’s favorite flowers as part of the arrangements and asked her sister to read a passage from the Song of Solomon at the ceremony, Harry found a way to incorporate his mother into the birth of his child as well.

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Just one week ago, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex asked that you kindly consider supporting various organisations around the world in lieu of sending gifts for the upcoming arrival of their first born. Not only did many of you lend your support, you took action. Their Royal Highnesses wanted you to know the impact of your support – the direct effect your donation, energy, and action made! YOU chose to be part of the collective good, and you have made a real difference. Whether a $5 donation, £1000 contribution, offering to volunteer, or spreading the word – you’ve played your part. And on behalf of The Duke and Duchess (and Baby Sussex), we thank you so much. YOUR IMPACT: @thelunchboxfund will now be able to provide a minimum of 100,000 additional hot nutritionally fortified meals to children in dire need across South Africa @littlevillagehq received donations from all over the world (from UAE to Hong Kong and the US), they’ve increased their monthly donors, had a surge in volunteer applications, and re-energized their hard working team of 200+ staff and volunteers @wellchild can now provide 300+ additional hours of specialist care by a Well Child Nurse for a child with serious health needs, allowing families to stay together at home vs in hospital @Baby2Baby have received over 5,000 products to disperse to children in need, including cribs, books, backpacks, diapers and have received monetary donations from around the globe - from Guadalajara to Italy. You made this happen. Thank you.

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The official birth announcement from the palace includes the names of the three siblings that survived the late princess as those that were immediately notified after the birth of Baby Sussex. This includes Lady Jane Fellowes, Lady Sarah McCorquodale, and Earl Spencer, who were directly named along with The Queen, Prince Philip, Prince Charles, Camilla Parker-Bowles, Prince William, and Kate Middleton as those who were thrilled at the newest addition to their family.