Millions of people tuned in to CBS on March 7 to find out if Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will eventually score to settle with Buckingham Palace, having given up frontline duties as royals and moving to Southern California. But there was a twisted plot! The interview was both explosive and enlightening, with revelations that Meghan had had suicidal thoughts when she was five months pregnant. Meghan spoke about racism within the Royal family and how Sister-In-Law Kate Middleton once made her cry before she married Prince Harry.
Accordingly, Prince Harry and Meghan, who referred to the royal family as ‘The Firm,’ opened up on being financially cut off and making multi-million deals with Netflix and Spotify to pay bills. Harry’s biggest concern was history repeating itself, a reference to his late mother, Princess Diana, who also spoke against how she was treated before her death in a car crash in 1997. Over the 90-minute tell-it-all, we indeed learned several disturbing details, and so we’ve compiled some of the bombshells that might affect the reputation of the Royal Family. Have a look!
#1 The Duke And Duchess In The Interview With Oprah Claim They Had A Private Wedding Ceremony Three Days Before Having A Public One
Harry and Meghan had wanted a private celebration for just the two of them before the public event. The couple’s vows have been framed in their home from the intimate backyard wedding with the Archbishop of Canterbury. Meghan said: “This spectacle is for the world, but we want our union between us.”
#2 Before Meghan Met With Queen Elizabeth II, Harry Had Asked If She Knew How To Curtsey
Prince Harry And Meghan had practiced curtseying before she officially met with his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II. “Lovely and easy – and thank God I hadn’t known a lot about the family, thank God I hadn’t researched, I would have been so in my head about it.’ Meghan said of her first meeting with the Queen.”
#3 Meghan Reveal Her Mental Health Got Bad; She Thought Suicide. However, ‘The Firm’ Allegedly Didn’t Assist her Despite ‘Begging’ For Help
“I didn’t see a solution. I would sit up at night, and I was just like, I don’t understand how all this is being churned out.” Meghan said, referring to how the media give her negative attention. She added: “I was humiliated to say it at the time and ashamed to have admitted it to Harry, because I know much loss he’s suffered, but I knew that if didn’t say it that I would do it. I didn’t want to be alive anymore, and that was a very clear and real and frightening constant thought.”
#4 Prince Harry Spoke Of His Relationship With The Queen, Claiming Is Good. But With Charles And Will, He Said There’s Some Strain
“There’s a lot of hurts that’s happened,” Harry said, adding that Charles had at a point refused to pick his calls. When asked by Oprah to define his relationship with Will, he said: “The relationship is space.”
#5 Meghan Denies Allegation Of Making The Duchess Of Cambridge Cry Instead Claim Kate Made Cry Before She Married Prince Harry
“The reverse happened, and I don’t say that to be disparaging to anyone because it was a really hard week of the wedding, and she was upset about something,” Meghan said. The main issue was pegged on flower girl dresses. Nonetheless, Meghan said Kate then apologized to her and even bought her flowers. She added: “There was no confrontation.”
#6 Meghan Claim Her Life Story With Prince Does Have A Happy Ending
“Greater than any fairytale you’ve ever read.” The Duchess of Cambridge admitted.
#7 Meghan Revealed She Asked For Help Around The Time Of She And Prince Harry Tour To Australia
“I had been asking the institution for help for quite a long time,”
Meghan told Oprah. The Firm wasn’t willing to “go on the record and
negate” bad stories for Meghan even though they would have done the same
for the “most ridiculous story” for others.
#8 Harry And Meghan Had Called The Queen To Ask About Philip After He Went To The Hospital
Meghan revealed: “That’s what we do, being able to default to not having to every moment go, ‘Is that appropriate?”
#9 Meghan Never Looked Up Prince Harry Online
“I’ve never looked up my husband online; I just didn’t feel a need to because everything I feel I needed to know he was sharing with me.”
#10 Meghan Denied Orchestrating Megxit, Claiming She Had Planned To Remain In The Royal Forever
“Can you imagine how little sense that makes? I left everything because I love him.”
#11 Harry Said The Royal Family Is Scared Of The Tabloids Turning On Them And It Influenced Them Refusing To Speak Out On The Racist Abuse Meghan Faced In The Media
Harry said there was an “invisible contract” between the royal family
and the tabloids. The contract entails the tabloids being granted full
access in exchange for favorable coverage.
#12 Meghan’s Overall Regret: “Believing Them When They Said I’d Be Protected.”
“I wasn’t supposed to see it. I wasn’t supposed to know.” Meghan claim.
#13 Meghan Spoke Of Racist Conversations In The Royal Family About “How Dark” Archie’s Skin Might Be
“In those moments, when I was pregnant, all around this same time, we
had in tandem the conversation of he wouldn’t be given security, he
won’t be given a title and also concerns and conversations about how
dark his skin will be when he’s born. That was relayed to me from Harry
that was from conversations that family had with him. It was really hard
to see those as compartmentalized conversations.” Meghan explained.
#14 Prince Harry Shared He Sees “History Repeat Itself” With Meghan, And That It Reminded Him Of The Way His Mom, Princess Diana, Was Treated Before Her Death In 1997
“With the added pressure of racism and social media. My biggest concern was history repeating itself. I’ve said that before on numerous occasions, very publicly. And that I was seeing history repeating itself, but more perhaps or far more dangerous, because then you add a race in and you add social media in. And when I’m talking about history repeating itself, I’m talking about my mother. I think she would feel very angry with how this has panned out and very sad.”
#15 Meghan Said She Knew The Media Was Biased And That Double Standard Exists, Especially For How Things Were Reported About Her And Kate
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‘They seemed to want a narrative of a hero and a Villian.’ Meghan told Oprah.
#16 Prince Harry Said The Royal Family Officially Cut Him Off Financially In The First Part Of 2020 And Had To Rely On What His Mother, Diana Left Him
‘Touching back on what you asked on what my mum would think of this, I think she saw it coming. And I certainly felt her presence throughout this whole process.”
#17 Meghan Claim She Went With What The Royal Family Wanted Because She Thought They Would Protect Her Only To Realize The Opposite Was The Case
“Not only was I not being protected, but they were willing to lie to protect other members of the family. But they weren’t willing, to tell the truth, to protect me and my husband.”
#18 Harry Reveal He Was Hurt By The Queen’s Decision To Remove All Patronages And Honorary Military Titles But Claim Her Decision Had Nothing To With Their Oprah’s Interview
“But at the same, I completely respect my grandmother’s decision.” Harry insisted.
#19 Prince Harry Claim, The Streaming Deals, Were Never Part Of His Original Plans But Were Opined By A Friend Amidst The Pandemic
‘From my perspective, all I needed was enough money to be able to pay for security to keep my family safe.’ Harry said.
#20 Also, Harry Claim The Simplest Reason They Left Their Positions In The Family Is Because Of “Lack Of Support And Lack Of Understanding”
The “constant barrage” from news outlets was equally integral.
#21 Harry Claim He Wouldn’t Have Been Able To Leave The Royal Family Without Meghan
He said: “I wouldn’t have been able to; I myself was trapped. Trapped
within the system like the rest of my family are. They don’t get to
#22 Harry Claim He Didn’t Blindside Queen Elizabeth II With The News Of Their Departure
“I have never blindsided my grandmother; I have too much respect for her.’ Harry told Oprah.
#23 Meghan And Harry Were Told Son Archie Wouldn’t Be A Prince And Would Receive Any Security
“It’s not our decision to make,” Meghan said, referring to how the
royal protocol was changed so that her son Archie wouldn’t become a
#24 In All, There Was A Good News: The Couple Are Having Their Second Child – A Baby Girl Due In The Summer’
“Two is it,” Harry said, adding that they don’t plan to have any more kids after that.