10 Jun, 2021 08:28 PM
Prince Edward admits Prince Harry and Meghan scenario is “difficult for everyone”. Video / NCS
Prince Edward has admitted the scenario between the British royal household and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex has been “difficult for everyone” however insists “that’s families for you”.
During an interview with US tv channel NCS, the Earl of Wessex – who is the Queen’s youngest son – was requested about “the family rift that is undeniably there” between Harry and Meghan and senior family members.
Edward, 57, requested the interviewer “are you euphemistically referring to Harry and Meghan?” and when that was confirmed he went on to insist that his nephew and his spouse have his utmost sympathy as “we’ve all been there before” in relation to “excessive intrusion” and wished them “the best of luck” of their life in America.
Edward – who is married to Sophie, the Countess of Wessex, with whom he has two youngsters, Lady Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn – stated: “It’s very sad. Weirdly we’ve all been there before – we’ve all had excessive intrusion and attention in our lives. We’ve all dealt with it in slightly different ways, and, listen, we wish them the very best of luck. It’s a really hard decision … It’s difficult for everyone, but, as I said, that’s families for you.”
Harry, 36, and 39-year-old Meghan relocated to the US in 2020 after making the choice to step down as senior members of the royal household.”
The couple – who’ve 2-year-old son Archie and new child daughter Lilibet Diana – gave a tell-all interview Oprah Winfrey this yr wherein they damned the dearth of assist they obtained from the household when Meghan was struggling to regulate to her new life, a lot in order that she felt suicidal.
Harry additionally teamed up with Oprah, 67, for the Apple TV+ docuseries The Me You Don’t See wherein he bravely spoke about his personal psychological well being points and specifically the emotional turmoil he has skilled all through his life for the reason that tragic dying of his mom Princess Diana in a automotive crash in 1997 when he was simply 12.