The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTAs) is known for its star-studded guest list, but one guest stood out above all – Prince William, the future King of England. However, he appeared visibly sad as he opened up about his wife’s recent health struggles.

Kate Middleton, his wife of 13 years, recently underwent abdominal surgery at The London Clinic for undisclosed reasons. And while the royal family is known for their privacy, this time, they have been even more secretive.

In a surprising contrast, Prince William’s father, King Charles III, was very open about his own health issues, including his prostate surgery and unrelated cancer diagnosis. This made Prince William’s sadness and the secrecy surrounding Kate Middleton’s health even more noticeable.

“I’ve seen less than ever,” Prince William said when asked how many films he has watched. “With my wife, it’s been a bit… But I hope we catch up, I’ll make my list tonight.” It’s clear that his wife’s health struggles have had a significant impact on their lives and routines.

So why all the secrecy surrounding Kate Middleton’s health? Well, just like many normal people, she may not want her private affairs to be known to everyone in the world. It’s a reasonable request, and one that many people can relate to.

But despite her desire for privacy, it hasn’t stopped the rumors and questions from flying around. Many people are wondering why the King is so transparent about his own health, yet the former Duchess of Cambridge is being so private. While Kensington Palace made it clear that it is not cancer, speculations are rampant.

Some suspect that Middleton may be dealing with Crohn’s Disease, while others think she had a hysterectomy or surgery for acid reflux following the births of her three children over the last decade. Whatever the reason may be, it had a significant impact on the future Queen.

She needed the support of her immediate family to take care of her and her children – George, Charlotte, and Louis. Prince William even stepped back from his royal duties briefly to be there for his wife. However, Middleton is expected to return to her official royal duties after Easter once she has fully recovered.

The love and support of their family and the nation is what Prince William and Kate Middleton need during this difficult time. Their dedication to each other and their commitment to their roles as parents and future monarchs is truly admirable.

Let’s send them our well-wishes and hope for Kate Middleton’s swift recovery.