Eugenie looks exactly like her father. But her character is
me. Beatrice looks like me, but her character is very much
royal. I call her Queen Victoria reincarnated. She really believes in the history of the country and monarchy and has got this amazing sense of responsibility. For example, recently, I’d returned home from a 10-day trip and Beatrice wanted to spend some time with me.
But that night, her choirmaster needed her help, so she went. She forfeited her own self for duty. And that is what the royal family must do.
An old quote from Sarah about her daughters (via regalmajesty) —