Gwyneth Paltrowthe eldest son has grown up.
The actress took to Instagram to ask for her daughter Apple a very happy 18th birthday, admitting he “lost for words” at the milestone.
“I couldn’t be more proud of the woman you are,” the 49-year-old wrote on May 14, along with a photo of Apple looking in the mirror. “You’re everything I’ve ever dreamed of and more. Pride doesn’t cover it, my heart is pounding with feelings I can’t put into words. You’re so amazing in every way.”
He continued, “Happy birthday my darling girl. I hope you know how special you are, and how much light you bring to all who are lucky enough to know you. Especially me. I say it all the time and I won’t stop.… in the words of auntie Drew, I was born the day you were born. I love you. “