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‘Christmas Can Be Hard’: Queen Pays Tribute to ‘Beloved’ Philip in Emotional Speech

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The queen paid tribute to her late husband, the Duke of Edinburgh, in an emotional Christmas speech Saturday, saying that despite there being “one familiar laugh missing this year, there will be joy in Christmas.”

The queen’s comments came on a difficult Christmas Day for many families in the U.K., as COVID once again disrupted traditions (including Her Majesty’s) and forced many people to spend the day apart from their loved ones.

In her speech, the queen said: “Although it’s a time of great happiness and good cheer for many, Christmas can be hard for those who have lost loved ones. This year, especially, I understand why.

Read more at The Daily Beast.

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