15 images from Prince Philip's funeral that broke hearts all over the world

15 images from Prince Philip's funeral that broke hearts all over the world

The funeral was a rather emotional affair for all those who attended.

Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinborough, died on 9th April 2021 at the age of 99. According to Daily Star, Prince Philip's funeral took place on April 17th, where his wife, the Queen of England, was spotted sitting alone at the funeral because she does not like to appear as if she is "falling apart," a royal biographer claimed.

Reports suggested that the Queen was performing her royal duties barely four days after the death of her husband. 

Royal author Angela Levin believes the Queen didn't take time off to grieve her loss is because "it would be easier for the Queen to keep this stiffer upper lip like doing her sense of duty. She doesn't like to look as if she is falling apart and I bet that she has discussed this with Prince Philip and he would go along with that. In a way sometimes it's easier to be by herself than with somebody who are close to you, who loves you, and then you let all your emotions out."

Here's a look at Prince Phillip's last journey:

1. Prince Phillip's coffin being carried


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2. The coffin at St. George's Chapel


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3. The funeral procession




4. Prince Phillip being moved in a car he designed himself



5.  A socially distanced funeral




6. Grief does come in all shapes and sizes


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7. Prince Philip's insignia at the altar


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8. Prince Harry attending his grandfather's funeral after flying in from LA


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9. Queen Elizabeth seated all alone 


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10.  A closer look at Prince Phillip's Royal Navy cap


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11. The family pays their final respects




12. Kate Middleton at her grandfather-in-law's funeral




13. Mourning the loss of her husband




14. A picture of them from their wedding in 1947


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15. One of their recent pictures.


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Cover Image Source: Photo by Jonathan Brady - WPA Pool/Getty Images

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