Leonor has spoken again at an awards ceremony. The heiress to the Spanish throne attended with her sister, Infanta Sofia, and her parents, King Felipe and Queen Letizia to the Princess of Girona awards ceremony.
The princess, who wore a striking look, gave her speech in three languages and in which she also mentioned some details of what will be her new life in the Military Academy.
It should be noted that the future queen will begin her military training next August as another step in her preparation to assume the throne when it is her turn.
Princess Leonor’s speech at the Princess of Girona Awards
Leonor began by explaining how much it means to be in Girona and how much she and her sister enjoyed visiting the BulliFoundation yesterday.
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She also wanted to praise the talent of the winners and their commitment to society.
She spoke about the topics they discussed, including climate change, innovative educational models, the development of their own talent, and life projects when they are twenty or twenty-five years old.
In her speech delivered in Spanish, English, and Catalan, the heiress could not hide her emotion.
It was then that, with a voice a little shaky with emotion, Leonor wanted to share with those present a glimpse of her private life.
“In my case, I am almost eighteen. I have just finished high school and I am about to start a new stage with a period of military training,” explained the princess.
The daughter of Felipe VI and Letizia went on to say that she was very proud to be able to be educated at the Military Academy of Zaragoza.
Right after, Leonor wanted to express how excited she feels about this new stage.
“It is an important moment in my life and I feel very eager, and convinced, to continue learning and giving my best spirit to strengthen the values with which I have grown up and that today our five awardees embody”, she said, forcefully.
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After thanking the award winners, the princess stepped down from the podium to a standing ovation. As expected, both King Felipe and Queen Letizia could not hide the great pride they feel for their daughter.