The new Queen Consort Camilla he had to work hard to get into the hearts of the English. Only now have her “quotations” in the pouch of sympathy among the subjects gone up, and she has managed to be appreciated for all its qualities. But there is someone who has always loved Camilla (besides Carlo, of course) without prejudices or preconceptions: they are the little princes of Wales George, Charlotte and Louis, for which Camilla is another grandmother.
All three know very well that their “real” grandmothers are Carole Middletonmum’s mother Katein whose home they spend most of their free time, e Lady Dianadad’s mom William, which they only know in photography and in the portraits hanging on the walls. But for children Camilla, grandfather’s wife, is also a grandmother Charlesor “Grampa Wales” as they call it, and they have an affectionate nickname for her too.
To reveal it was the same Camilla al Daily Mail: «To them I am Gaga: nothing to do with the singer, of course », the Queen Consort confessed amused. “Actually, I don’t know if they call me that because they really think I’m a bit crazy (which in English is precisely Gaga, ed), but I like it a lot: I find it funny, especially very sweet“.
Probably, like all children, that when they are small they cripple names because they can’t pronounce them well, even George couldn’t pronounce the word Big Ma, Grandma, and he changed it, as he had already done with the great grandmother Elizabeth become “Gan Gan”. Those nicknames then remained unchanged even for the siblings who arrived later, for whom Camilla was automatically “Gaga”.
Now the three children, already deprived of the great-grandfather Filippothey are left without their beloved “Gan Gan” whose disappearance he left an immense emptiness in the princes (it seems that little Louis asked his parents if he could still go to Balmoral, now that his great-grandmother is gone). But the other grandparents, and even the “in-law” grandmother Camilla, will do everything possible to help them to fill this void.
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