Late monarch Queen Elizabeth II rejected Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s plan to undertake a half-in half-out association when the couple determined to step down from their royal duties, a royal professional claimed. Royal correspondent Richard Palmer claimed that Queen Elizabeth II, Charles and Prince William had been terrified of repeating “catastrophe”.
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Earlier, the palace had confronted detrimental backlash as a result of Earl and Countess of Wessex. Richard Palmer shared, “The important thing factor is the Queen, supported by the then-Prince Charles, Prince of Wales after which Duke of Cambridge, and different family members, took the view you could’t be half-in half-out.”
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“Edward and Sophie tried it years in the past and it led to catastrophe for them actually, properly, embarrassment, anyway,” the royal commentator mentioned.
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The royal correspondent mentioned that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s proposal was additionally rejected as a result of “you might be at all times to be accused of cashing in in your royal connections”. The professional famous that the Sussexes’ “option to give up” additionally “confronted criticism” as a result of they “dished the filth on the Royal Household”.
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Though, a report claimed that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle had been provided the possibility to step away for quite a few years, stay overseas after which return to energetic royal duties.