She struggled. In January 2020, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their intention to step away from the royal family. A news that had the effect of a bomb with the British but also the Windsors. Subsequently, they moved to the United States and gave an interview to Oprah Winfrey, which did not go unnoticed. Indeed, they made revelations more shocking than the others and notably mentioned the racism of which the Duchess of Sussex had been a victim. Initiatives that have greatly upset Kate Middleton, as People revealed on December 16. The reason ? The morale of her husband, Prince William, which was at its lowest. “Kate was very upset by all of this,” first said a source who wished to remain anonymous. “Everything that happened with Meghan and Harry was very stressful for her as well as for her husband. But it allowed them to come together”, assured the same person before clarifying: “She was upset about this story because she saw that William was not well. Seeing him in distress made her very badly, “she concluded. A situation that was not obvious for the Cambridges.
They have been transparent. During their interview with Oprah Winfrey, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry chained the revelations. The Duchess of Sussex notably mentioned the skin color of her son, Archie, which she said posed a problem for some members of the royal family. “There were concerns about how dark her skin would be,” she assured. Words that did not go unnoticed but they did not wish to reveal the identity of the person concerned, declaring that such a revelation would be “too damaging”. For his part, Prince William had quickly wished to speak publicly and he assured: “We are not a racist family”. More recently, it was Kate Middleton who did not want to mention Prince Harry and his wife. During a trip to a school, students asked him for news of the Sussexes. To which she simply replied: “Something else?”. An answer that says a lot about their relationship which always seems to be strained.
Kate Middleton and Prince William: where are they going to spend the Christmas holidays?
While the new variant of Covid-19 called Omicron hits the whole world, and particularly the United Kingdom, head-on, the holiday season is not going quite as planned for Kate Middleton and her husband. So, they canceled all their plans in order to spend time with Elizabeth II. In addition, the Queen recently made the decision to cancel her traditional lunch, which should have taken place this Tuesday, December 21. Indeed, for health reasons, she preferred to cancel this big meeting.
Kate Middleton and Prince William © Agency