As senior royals are set to meet Monday for crisis talks at the Queen’s country estate, Sandringham, Duke of Sussex Harry, 35, is still tormented at the idea of a permanent break and hopes instead for a “halfway house” giving him some involvement, sources told The Times of London.
Duchess of Sussex Meghan, 38, however, is still determined to leave, leaving her husband torn, a source close to them told the paper.
“She wants to leave,” a source told the UK paper. “She thinks, ‘It’s not working for me.’ He is under intense pressure to choose. It is sad.
“He loves the Queen. He loves this country. He loves all his military stuff. I think it will genuinely break his heart to leave.”
The source stressed, “I don’t think that’s what he really wants. I think they want some halfway house.”
The Times stressed that the fact Meghan only spent a few days in the UK before returning to Canada after their break there for the holidays showed her “determination to leave” her duties in the UK.
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“After many months of reflection and internal discussions, we have chosen to make a transition this year in starting to carve out a progressive new role within this institution. We intend to step back as ‘senior’ members of the Royal Family and work to become financially independent, while continuing to fully support Her Majesty The Queen. It is with your encouragement, particularly over the last few years, that we feel prepared to make this adjustment. We now plan to balance our time between the United Kingdom and North America, continuing to honour our duty to The Queen, the Commonwealth, and our patronages. This geographic balance will enable us to raise our son with an appreciation for the royal tradition into which he was born, while also providing our family with the space to focus on the next chapter, including the launch of our new charitable entity. We look forward to sharing the full details of this exciting next step in due course, as we continue to collaborate with Her Majesty The Queen, The Prince of Wales, The Duke of Cambridge and all relevant parties. Until then, please accept our deepest thanks for your continued support.” – The Duke and Duchess of Sussex For more information, please visit sussexroyal.com (link in bio) Image © PA
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