Prince Edward spoke out in regards to the stress within the British royal household.
The couple stepped down as senior members of the royal household in March 2020, moved to California, and informed Oprah Winfrey in a tell-all interview that they felt unsupported and unprotected by “the agency.”
“Pay attention, weirdly we have all been there earlier than — we have all had extreme intrusion and a spotlight in our lives,” Edward commented to the outlet. “And we have all handled it in barely other ways, and pay attention, we want them the easiest of luck. It is a actually onerous choice.”
The Earl of Wessex, 57, stated that every one households have points however he hopes Markle and Harry are comfortable.
“It is tough for everybody however that is households for you,” he reasoned.
Edward additionally mirrored on dropping his father, Prince Philip, in April at 99 years previous.
“It was an expertise that so many different households have needed to undergo throughout this previous 12 months or 18 months and so in that sense, it was significantly poignant,” the royal stated in reference to the pandemic. “There are an terrible lot of people that have not been capable of specific the respect that they wish to have performed. I feel many individuals would have preferred to have been there to help the Queen.”
Edward added that his mom is “truly doing remarkably properly” regardless of dropping her husband of 73 years.
“I feel that it was a unbelievable partnership, however during the last couple of weeks, life has received significantly busier. Issues are starting to open up extra, there are extra actions so weirdly that form of fills any explicit void,” he defined.
“I feel there are going to be different occasions additional alongside the 12 months the place I feel that it’s going to turn into a bit extra poignant and a bit more durable. However in the meanwhile, thanks very a lot certainly for asking, I feel that everyone’s in fairly fine condition actually, and simply working slightly too onerous.”