Archie the adorable charms the world

Bouncing baby boy: Meghan told Archbishop Tutu that Archie has “an old soul”.

Why do we love babies so much? Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on a royal tour of South Africa, but there is no doubt that it is four-month-old baby Archie who is stealing the show.

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Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on a tour of Africa. However, their son baby Archie is stealing the show!

It is the first time we have seen the four-month-old royal since he was just a few days old.

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In South Africa, Prince Harry and Meghan took Archie to meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu, who is a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.

Now, the whole world is cooing over baby Archie. Pictures of him are all over the news.

Why do babies make us feel so happy?

Perhaps it is because they are sweet and innocent. Babies are a new life, so they make us feel hopeful about the future.

Why do you think we love babies?

Some say…

They are cute and they make faces. It is fun to play with them.

Others think…

It is more important than that. They show us that there is hope for the future. This new life could grow up and achieve anything.

You Decide

  1. Do you like babies?

Activities

  1. What would it be like to be in the royal family? Write a short story about being a prince or princess. Do you like being a royal?

Some People Say...

“A baby is as pure as an angel and as fresh as a blooming flower.”

Debasish Mridha, US doctor and author

What do you think?

Word Watch

Cooing
Speaking in a soft voice, like you would do to a baby.
Innocent
Someone who does not know about the world and has not done anything wrong.
Future
The things that haven’t happened yet.
Achieve
When you do something you are proud of.

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