Prince Charles: Unprecedented though this moment in history may be,
we have the utmost confidence in the abilities and resilience of the Hong Kong people.
Britain learnt long ago that Hong Kong people know best what is good for Hong Kong."
Chris Patten: It has been the greatest honour and privilege of my life
to share your home for five years
and have some responsibility for your future.
Now Hong Kong people are to run Hong Kong
that is the promise and that is the unshakable destiny.