Princess Diana’s former butler Paul Burrell shared the reality about her engagement ring, revealing that Prince Harry needed to maintain the ring of her late mom because it had sentimental worth.
After tragic loss of life of Princess Diana in 1997, her two sons Prince William and Prince Harry got a chance to maintain an merchandise that belonged to their late mom.
Paul, In Amazon Prime’s The Diana Story documentary, shared the reminiscence as he recalled that Prince William stated: “I’d like mummy’s Cartier watch, the one that Grandpa Spencer gave to the Princess of Wales’ for her 21st birthday.”
Diana was 19 when she marred Charles, then 32, in an elaborate ceremony.
According to him, Prince Harry needed to maintain the engagement ring, however let William hold it as an alternative. Later, the Duke of Cambridge gave it to Kate Middleton.
Kate was first seen sporting the 18-carat sapphire ring on her left hand in 2010 when the couple introduced their engagement after being in a relationship since their college days.
According to some royal consultants, Meghan Markle might have been given the ring as an alternative because it was Harry’s want to maintain that treasured piece of his late mom’s jewellery.
However, Prince Harry did one of the best issues to thrill Meghan Markle on their massive event and proposed her sweetheart with a gold diamond engagement ring, utilizing stones from his mum Princess Diana’s assortment.