He cannot digest their abandonment. In an interview with the magazine Vanity Fair – quoted this Friday, October 23 by the British tabloid The Daily Mail – the royal expert Katie Nicholl revealed that Prince Philip was particularly angry with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, following their shattering departure of the Firm, announced in January 2020. The Duke of Edinburgh would have been “dismayed and deeply upset” by the decision of his grandson, believing that he “behaves like an alien”, still according to Katie Nicholl. “The behavior of her grandson is completely foreign to her, so it is not abnormally that the relationship has suffered,” she continues. A once-tight relationship.
And if he has a strong opinion about Prince Harry, Prince Philip has also made one about Meghan Markle, whom he now compares to Wallis Simpson. A divorced American who prompted King Edward VIII to abdicate out of love for her for the benefit of her younger brother, the father of Her Majesty Elizabeth II. “I think he’s very, very disappointed because I think he feels he gave up his naval career to stand by the Queen and help the monarchy. And he has to be like, ‘Why Meghan can not she abandon her acting career, to support her husband and support the monarchy? “, Thus slipped Ingrid Seward in the columns of the Mirror.
Prince Philip does not let anything show
But this resentment, Prince Philip will not let it show. Because if he struggles not to blame Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, he wants to keep a smooth image in public, he who makes a point of honor to try to hide his state of health. “He makes a massive effort when he has to make an appearance and he knows he must be seen in his best light,” Ingrid Seward confided in the columns of Vanity Fair. As a proud man, “he doesn’t want to be seen with a cane, and he would never consider a walker.” A way for him to ignore the passing of time after celebrating his 99th birthday on June 10, 2020.
Prince Philip holding a grudge © AGENCE