Though we haven’t heard him talk just yet, Prince George certainly knows how to express himself. The little boy's face reveals exactly what he's thinking, as shown by the endless adorable photographs that have been captured during the first 20 months of his life.
As the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, prepare to welcome royal baby number two, fans have been eager to see how George will react when meeting his little brother or sister for the first time.
Royal watchers can look to Prince William for some insight, as he, too, went through the same experience when he first met Harry in 1984. Little William arrived at the hospital shortly after Harry was born to say hello to his new brother, and it’s thought that George will likewise be taken to St Mary’s to meet his sibling before the duke and duchess take their newest addition home.
"William has taken to the new baby like a duck to water. It’s worth a guinea a minute watching him enjoy himself," Charles said after his eldest son was introduced to Harry.
Photographs of a young William leaving the hospital tell the story. Holding daddy’s hand as Prince Charles beamed widely, the youngster put on a serious – and indeed, very George-like – expression for the cameras upon learning that he was now a big brother.
From puzzlement to pure joy – and, of course, his famous grumpy pout – royal watchers are placing bets on the super-cute facial expression that George will make when he, too, realizes he’s got a younger sibling to watch over.
As we eagerly await the birth of the royal baby – and Prince George’s unquestionably adorable reaction! – Hello! rounds up some of George’s most endearing faces, ones he might put on upon meeting the new baby.