By Royal Decree, King Charles III will be the name of the next king of England.Image Credit: Google
So get used to it.While the change may seem small, it is a big deal for those who follow such things.Image Credit: Google
For one, it signifies that Queen Elizabeth II's son, Prince Charles…….Image Credit: Google
He will be the first monarch in modern English history to have a different regnal name than his or her predecessor.Image Credit: Google
The change also cements the fact that, barring any unforeseen circumstances, Prince Charles will be the next king of England.Image Credit: Google
This is something that has been an open secret for quite some time, but now it is official.Image Credit: Google
There are those who argue that Prince Charles should not be the next king because of his age and the fact that he has been heir to the throne for so long.Image Credit: Google
They say that it would be better for Prince William, or even Prince George, to be the next king.Image Credit: Google
But in the end, it is up to Queen Elizabeth II to decide who will be the next king.
And she has made it clear that she wants her son to be the one to take the throne after her.
So get used to it: Prince Charles will be King Charles III. And he will be your next king.