Don't be so hard on yourself, Prince Harry!
According to the UK's Mail on Sunday, Harry, 30, previously joked he was a "bad uncle" for skipping Princess Charlotte's christening.
“[The Prince said] 'What a bad uncle I am! I should really be there. But today I am here, this is where I want to be,’” Save the Rhino ranger Simson Uri-Khob said of his conversation with the royal on Sunday, July 5, the day of his niece's baptism.
The royal family at Princess Charlotte's christening. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Harry was absent from the special family occasion because he was visiting Africa to pursue wildlife conservation work. Prince William's younger brother also missed the three-month-old baby's birth on May 2 as he was touring Australia and New Zealand.
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The royal was reportedly able to meet his new niece — who joins older brother Prince George, 2 — three weeks after his sister-in-law, Kate Middleton gave birth. "She is beautiful," Harry said of seeing Charlotte for the first time.
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