Keep calm and carry on? The royal family could bury the hatchet with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for the sake of King Charles III’s forthcoming coronation, according to royal expert Jonathan Sacerdoti.“I suspect that there are some efforts going on to try and make some form of reconciliation … I think because they don’t want [family tensions] to upstage what’s going on on that very important day,” the journalist exclusively told Us Weekly on Monday, January 23.Sacerdoti continued: “Whether or not that’s possible is one thing, and whether or not it’s lasting is another thing.
Even if they do manage to make some form of peace, [it] might be temporary. I think it’s going to be extremely difficult for them as a family — and more broadly, for the nation and for the Institution — to forgive what’s happened.”The Sussexes — who share son Archie, 3, and daughter Lilibet, 19 months — have been outspoken about their experiences as senior members of the royal family since stepping down from their working roles in 2020.
Between their March 2021 tell-all CBS interview, their December 2022 Netflix docuseries, Harry & Meghan, and the Duke of Sussex’s January 2023 memoir, Spare, Harry, 38, and the Suits alum, 41, have aired plenty of grievances with the U.K.
media and several high-ranking royals. In Spare, the former military pilot claimed that he and his brother, Prince William, got into a physical fight in 2019 after William, 40, allegedly called Meghan “difficult” and “rude.” According to Harry, the Prince of Wales “grabbed” his collar, broke his necklace and “knocked [him] to the floor” during the altercation.In addition to making claims about his brother — who is currently first in line for the British throne — the ArchewellRead more on usmagazine.com