Prince Charles is said to have seen Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s baby Archie only twice.
On Friday May 7, an insider told the Daily Mail that the Prince of Wales was not physically present in his grandson’s life.
“The truth is the Prince of Wales has barely seen his grandson twice since he was born,” a source told the newspaper. The insider also claimed that Archie likely only met his Cambridge cousins Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis once.
“In fact, each member of Harry’s family can easily count on one hand the number of times they saw Archie after he was born and before the family left the UK. It is a very sad situation,” added the source.
Archie celebrated his second birthday on May 6. The royals, including Prince Charles, paid tribute to him on social media, but social media users speculated he snubbed his stepdaughter Markle by sharing a photo of him, his son. Harry and Archie at a young age.
A report from Us Weekly claimed that “Charles is still furious that Harry is casting a shadow over him and the royals in the great [Oprah Winfrey] interview and won’t let her down. “
Additionally, a royal insider told Page Six that Harry could not speak with Charles or William without a witness in town for Prince Philip’s funeral as they feared “a twisted account might escape. from Harry’s camp “.