Students' Handwritten Congratulations Elicit Royal
By 10c and Mrs Werkman
Published: September 16, 2023
London, UK/ Neutraubling - In a heartwarming turn of events,
class 10c from Realschule Neutraubling has received a
heartfelt thank you card from none other than King Charles
himself. The royal gesture comes in response to a thoughtful
card they had written to congratulate the King on his
coronation earlier this year. The idea to send their
well-wishes to the monarch began as a class project initiated
by their teacher, Ms. Werkmann. She believed that such an
activity could not only enhance her students' understanding of
the monarchy but also teach them the importance of showing
respect and appreciation.
Guided by their teacher, the students crafted a beautiful handmade card, each contributing their own unique messagee. Little did they know that their heartfelt effort would reach the King's desk. King Charles, who ascended to the throne earlier this year, was deeply moved by the gesture. In a gracious response to the class, he sent a handwritten thank you card bearing his official crest, expressing his gratitude for their well-wishes and sharing his thoughts on their beautiful card. The letter read, "Dear students of Realschule Neutraubling, I was deeply touched to receive your thoughtful and beautifully crafted coronation card. Your kind words warmed my heart, and the artwork was truly exceptional. Thank you for making my coronation even more special. With warm regards, Charles R."
The news of King Charles' response left both the students and
their teacher overjoyed and filled with a sense of
The school is now planning to frame the thank you card and the response from King Charles, preserving this memorable moment for generations to come.