A possible reconciliation? In January 2020, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle announced their intention to leave the royal family. A few months later, they gave up their royal titles and moved to the United States with their child. Since then, they have chained the revelations, each more shocking than the next, and these have caused great harm to members of the royal family. However, are Princes Harry and William ready to bury the hatchet? During an interview for Good Morning America, Omid Scobbie, the co-author of the biography Finding Freedom, made some confidences and his words were reported by The Mirror on Tuesday, August 24. “The resentment between the two begins to dissipate”, he explains before evoking “the hope towards a reconciliation”. He then specifies: “We know that between the brothers, it remains cordial for the moment but this door is always open, it is not closed. Even if there has not been much progress”. Will the two brothers go ahead? “I think time has yet to do its job on this front, but there is respect on both sides,” the journalist concluded.
Tensions that are easing? Omid Scobbie is not the only one to have raised a possible reconciliation between Princes Harry and William. In the columns of Australian Women’s Weekly, Sarah Ferguson had mentioned the unveiling of the statue of Lady Diana on July 1, which, according to her, was very important. “The statue brought unity to the family and I am happy that my faithful friend was honored in this way,” she said. As a reminder, the husband of Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle had met for the first time since the funeral of Prince Philip. If they had exchanged a few words at the funeral, it was both they attended the inauguration in the garden of Kensington Palace. A moment full of emotion and which had allowed the two brothers to get closer. A few days later, lip-reading specialist Jeremy Freeman revealed that Prince William was in a panic that he couldn’t get the sheet out properly. “I would not want something to go wrong, it is important that we reveal it correctly. It is important that we do it well”, he would have indicated to his brother. To which Meghan Markle’s husband immediately responded: “Everything will be fine”. Simple words which, according to experts, were heavy with meaning.
Princes Harry and William: were tensions inevitable?
If the relationship between the two princes seems to have deteriorated since the departure of Meghan Markle and her husband from the royal family, experts say that the tensions were already present. According to royal expert Richard Fitzwilliams, there has been some rivalry for years. “Many believe that the fact that William grew up knowing that he would one day be king and that Harry did not have a defined role led to rivalry between brothers who were considered inseparable,” he said. at Entertainment Daily. Prince Harry will he mention it in his memoirs, which is scheduled for release in 2022?
Princes William and Harry © Agence