King Charles has survived way too many controversies to deal with the ongoing Prince Harry and Prince William fiasco. However, the one thing that has haunted him so far is the guilt of not having become a better father. Nevertheless, he has still not forgotten his responsibilities completely. The Royals could not help themselves from preventing another Rocky fallout however, King Charles tried.
Amidst all the recent headlines that have been tearing the internet for the past few hours, a source also mentioned how the father of the estranged sons was still having hopes for them to call off their rivalry. In The Guardian script which has evidently mentioned some exclusive excerpts from the Duke’s upcoming memoir has also mentioned what was King Charles’s reaction to the family feud.
King Charles has tried to settle things between Harry and William
2019 saw things taking an aggressive turn between Harry and William. Fast forward to 2021, the brothers confronted each other again at the sad demise of their grandpa, Prince Phillip’s funeral. Looking at their impossible situation, senior Royal Family members felt the need to intervene. This was when the father of the two, the present Monarch, tried to sort things from his side.
“It was terrifying to have my brother scream and shout at me, and my father say things that just simply weren’t true, and my grandmother quietly sit there and sort of take it all in."
—Prince Harry on the January 2020 “Sandringham Summit” pic.twitter.com/8jSYmZZstr
— Omid Scobie (@scobie) December 15, 2022
In the hot humid month of April at Windsor Castle, the King sat with both his sons. According to the leaked excerpt, Charles looked at their “flushed faces” and reportedly said, “Please boys, don’t make my final years a misery”. There have been no further big reveals made so far. However, many bombshell appetizers are on their way till the memoir is out on the 10th of this month.
"Please, boys," Harry quotes his father as telling them, "Don’t make my final years a misery." https://t.co/DnkuXm5N5j
— TOWN&COUNTRY (@TandCmag) January 5, 2023
Speaking of Prince Charles, the Duke recently spoke his heart out as he called for a reconciliation with his family. Especially his father, and brother too. He laid bare his soul and admitted how he wanted his family back. Nevertheless, he did not budge from any of his allegations on the Crown.
What is your take on the matter? What do you have to say about Charles’ small but significant step to bridge the gap between the brothers? Let us know in the comments below.