Whereas Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John and Elijah Joseph Daniel Furnish-John certainly are greater than snug, their dads aren’t going at hand them every little thing. In a 2016 interview with the Mirror, Elton John shared that he and David Furnish do not plan on leaving their total fortune to their sons. “After all I wish to depart my boys in a really sound monetary state,” Elton mentioned. “But it surely’s horrible to offer youngsters a silver spoon. It ruins their life.” In a separate interview with BBC Radio 6 (by way of Mirror), Elton shared an analogous sentiment. “[I]f they need a brand new automobile they are going to must pay for it, and they are going to have the second hand automobile to begin with- that is what I had,” he mentioned.
On the time of the aforementioned Mirror interview, Elton and David had been placing their wills collectively. The previous made it clear that, above all else, they wish to do proper by their boys and encourage them to seek out some degree of economic independence.
Positive, Elton and David’s sons are godchildren to Woman Gaga and have obtained presents from Donatella Versace, however on the finish of the day, their dads hope they at all times bear in mind to maintain their ft firmly planted on the bottom. “Hear, the boys stay essentially the most unbelievable lives, they don’t seem to be regular youngsters, and I am not pretending they’re,” John mentioned. “However you need to have some semblance of normality, some respect for cash, some respect for work.”