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Princess Diana is ‘very conflicted’ with her son Prince Harry’s decision to launch a series of attacks on the family of Andrew Morton, the royal biographer best known for Diana’s shocking book right. Diana: Her True Storytold the Daily Beast.
Harry has spent most of the past two-plus years since he and Meghan left the royal family, robbing so-called ‘truth bombs’ at royal properties, and he and his wife have met King Charles, Prince William, and Kate Middleton. for a series of serious personal attacks.
These included, most notably, Oprah Winfrey being asked a racist question by a family member about the skin color of her children. will gain new momentum in January when it announces the sparea riff on the old adage that an aristocratic family ideally needs an heir (William) and a spare (Harry).
Morton says no one should expect the book to be anything other than a poignant denial of how he was treated in his previous life as royalty.
“The hint is in the title. He called it spare, so he obviously delves into his life in the shadow of his brother. I think Diana is very conflicted right now. On the one hand, she will be impressed by the fact that Harry has taken a break, moved out, and is now living in California. and knew that America was a place of openness and opportunity. applause.
“She always said she wanted Harry to be William’s wingman, not a hitman.”
— Andrew Morton
“It’s the confusion between these two brothers that she didn’t applaud him. She always said she wanted Harry to be William’s wingman, not a hitman.”
On the bright side for the royal family, Morton said he expects Harry to “move on” once the book is published.
He adds: [in the Jonathan Dimbleby book]”
Morton covers the impact of the earthquake split from Harry and Meghan’s royal family in his new book, queen, a compelling, erudite, over 400-page account of Queen Elizabeth’s reign. He describes being a biographer as being a “personality detective,” searching for “clues” to the nature of the 20th century and her most famous strangely ignorant woman of the 21st century, “understanding man.” quest to do it.” The back of the stamp and the back of the pound note. ”
Morton said: she was very lonely She was very reserved. She got her sister to start the conversation and prayed every night that her mother would give birth to her son so that she would not have to become queen. She had few friends outside her immediate family. ”
One of Morton’s few friends (indeed, she ran the payroll) was the Queen’s legendary assertive dresser, Angela Kelly, nicknamed AK47 by family and friends. is included. Kelly is one of the few servants left in her home after Elizabeth’s death, by her grace and favor, by order of the Queen.
Morton said: All Senior Figures need a Gatekeeper and they have great power. Angela was the daughter of a very tough docker from Liverpool. She said Angela knew what was going on and she was able to give that information to the Queen. She was good at gossiping. One of the things she’s found interesting in covering her family over the years is that the royal family loves to gossip just like the rest of us. ”
Of course, Kelly was one of the few to stand up to Meghan and Harry. I told the couple that I needed to make an appointment at a time that would suit her, just like I did with someone else.
“Harry knew Angela Kelly’s power and didn’t particularly like her.”
— Andrew Morton
Harry allegedly blew up and uttered the phrase, “What Meghan wants, Meghan gets.” Eventually, we reached our accommodation and the tiara was available.
“Harry knew Angela Kelly’s power and didn’t particularly like her. The controversy over the tiara was a power struggle,” Morton said.
who won? “It was a draw.”
Regarding the whole situation that led to Harry and Meghan leaving the family so bitterly, he said: She spoke very affectionately in every statement about them, and even though she wasn’t an insider, she realized she had a fair amount of affection for Harry.He was able to access the Queen that other people have been waiting for weeks. She even did various little stunts for him. [Morton cites here the mic-drop video with the Obamas Harry and the queen did together to promote the Invictus Games].
“From her point of view, during the most difficult times of his life, such as at Balmoral after Diana died, and at the proudest times, such as his swoon parade at Sandringham, she I was there.
“The royal family had plans to take advantage of Meghan and Harry going forward. We traveled the world, went to New Zealand and lived there for a while, traveled to Australia with our kids, etc. Giving it up to live in California was how much they wanted it. shows.”
“Charles has bigger fish to fry. Whether or not Lilibet becomes a princess is not on his main agenda.”
— Andrew Morton
Morton doesn’t think Charles is all that campaigning about making Harry and Meghan’s kids a prince and princess.
“Charles has a bigger fish to fry. Whether or not Lilibet becomes a princess is not on his prime agenda. The item is the relevance of the royal family in a multicultural, multiethnic community.I doubt he will lose sleep over the title of Lilibet.”
Morton is currently experiencing the strange feeling of watching an important part of his life play out on screen. How did he feel about Andrew Steele’s portrayal of him? crown?
“I’ve been in a lot of different movies and musicals in my life, and I was actually surprised it wasn’t that dramatic. James fell off his bike on Capitol Square, my office was has been invaded. [events both depicted in The Crown].
Regarding his life in danger, he said: What are you waiting for in the shadows? One was nervous about it.
Charles’ description “Makes me laugh. All this pearl shake crown Misrepresenting Charles. He is exploratory, progressive, sensitive, thoughtful… I can go on. And we’re about to do a Prince’s Trust infomercial at the end of his one of the episodes!”
“They don’t want people to remember what happened to Charles and Camilla in the past.”
— Andrew Morton
So why is the royal family apparently so frustrated? crown?
“The real threat is the fact that the coronation is scheduled for May and everyone who works at the palace is worried. They don’t want it to go wrong. One thing is that Charles’ image changes so much, they don’t want people to remember what happened to Charles and Camilla in the past. Ironically, they hit a home run without even touching the ball.”
Of Charles’ reign thus far, Morton said: You’ll see slightly different styles, such as being kissed by people in a crowd.I’ve never seen one with a queen.But a lot depends on the coronation, the shape, and the style of the coronation. would define him and his reign. ”