A few years ago nobody would have foreseen that between Harry and William, two brothers as complicit as they are complementary, war would be declared. Yet that’s what happened in 2020. Harry and his wife Meghan Markle’s decision to abandon their status as working members of the monarchy and move to the United States has sent a chill through them. Since then, nothing seems to be able to ease the tensions and, according to a real expert, a sincere and deep reconciliation will never take place.
For Katie Nicholl, author of The New Royals: the legacy of Queen Elizabeth and the future of the crown“[William] he always thought that his brother would be his ally within the Firm and that he could count on himshe said on the show Dan Wootton tonight of which the daily mail forwarded the comments. The last couple of years have finally changed the game:”William will not be able to forgive Harry. Not only because of his behavior, what he did and how he did it, but also because of all the pressure that he now has on him. […] He always thought he could count on his brother. But now he is alone. Luckily he has Kate Middleton by his side.”
However the prince williams and Harry have managed to put on a brave face and be very close during the last few difficult days. They had even created a surprise by showing up with Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle, their respective wives, to watch public tributes to the queen near Windsor Castle. But this unit would be just a front proximity according to multiple experts, including Katie Nicholl.
Between Harry, William, Kate and Meghan, the good times of the Fab Four are not to point the tip of the nose again. Prince Harry’s upcoming memoir isn’t going to fix anything. Almost two years after the explosive interview that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex gave to Oprah Winfrey, Prince Harry is about to launch a truth book about his life and therefore that of the royal family. A work that does not bode well for the monarchy…