connectVideoMeghan Markle closest friends say that she wrote a heartbreaking letter to her father
According to Meghan Markle’s friends, the Duchess of Sussex has tried to repair the relationship between her and her father, but there is a good reason why they distanced themselves from him.
Meghan Markle is said to be “at her wit’s end’, about her father’s decision to speak with the media, even begged him to stop, Vanity Fair is reporting.
Kensington Palace has declined to comment on Thomas Markle, the decision of leakage of a handwritten letter from the former “Suits” star, who is pregnant with her first child, wrote to him in the wake of her marriage to british Prince Harry.
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The 74-year-old told the BRITISH Daily Mail that he originally planned to the letter “completely private, out of respect for her”, to her friends launched their” attack on him last week about the reported rift he has with his famous daughter, who was officially the Duchess of Sussex in May 2018.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Sources close to Markle, 37, told Vanity Fair she has no plans to respond to the letter be released, for fear “it could escalate an already difficult situation.”
“She cares for her father and worries about him, and about his mental health, which is one of the reasons that they do not want to comment on this,” said a source. “It is a very complex, highly emotional situation, and let’s not forget, she is seven months pregnant.”
The source added Markle “destroyed” the former Hollywood lighting director has once again chosen to betray her privacy.
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In the letter, the actress asked the patriarch to stop talking with the press, so that they could try to work out their differences.
Queen Elizabeth II — AP
Vanity Fair also taught Queen Elizabeth II is also concerned about the situation between Markle and Thomas. A friend of the family told the publication that the monarch is not only aware of the family rift, but has urged Markle and her grandson, Harry, 34, to try to solve the problem.
“They told me that the whole thing was a nightmare, and that they should try things out,” claimed the friend.
Buckingham Palace has refused to comment on the claim.
Those close to the couple also shared that Thomas’ decision to speak with the press once more has probably cost him no chance to reconcile with his distraught daughter. She insisted that Harry is “upset” and “angry” that his father-in-law, whom he has never met, is still speaking to the press.
The letter in question, which was published by The e-Mail Sunday, with Thomas’ permission, reveals Markle frustration with her father.
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“Dad, it is with a heavy heart that I write this, not to understand why you have chosen this path, turning a blind eye to the pain that you caused,” Markle wrote in the letter of August 2018.
“Your actions have my heart broken in a million pieces, not only because you have made such an unnecessary and unjustified pain, but by making the choice not to tell the truth if you puppeteered in this. Something I will never understand.”
“If you love me, so you tell the press you are doing, please stop,” said Markle. “Then let us live our lives in peace. Please stop lying, stop creating so much pain, stop the exploitation of the relationship with my husband. I realize that you are so far down in this rabbit hole that you feel (or not) there is no way out, but if you take a moment to pause I think you’ll see that they are able to live with a pure conscience is worth more than the payment in the world.”
Meghan Markle with the man of Prince Harry.
In the emotional letter, Markle insisted they had never heard of the former Hollywood lighting director, which as is known are not present on the televised royal wedding. Markle also claimed that they never received messages from Thomas from his reported heart attack, which he said occurred just before her marriage.
“You have told the press that you called me to say that you are not coming to the wedding — that is not happened because you never called,” said Markle. “I have only ever loved, protected and defended you, with what financial support I could, to worry about your health. So the week of the wedding to hear about you having a heart attack by means of a tabloid was horrible. I called and texted… I begged you to accept help — we sent someone to your house… and instead of speaking to accept me, or any help, you’ve stopped answering the phone and chose to only speak to the tabloids.”
In the letter, Markle also addressed Thomas’ relationship with her half-sister Samantha Markle.
“I pleaded with you to stop reading the tabloids,” said Markle. “On a daily basis, is fixated and clicked on the lies that she was writing about me, especially produced by your other daughter, who I hardly know. You looked at me in silence suffer at the hands of your vicious lies, I crumbled inside.”
TMZ reported Friday a good friend of Thomas told the celebrity gossip site is that all of the claims of Markle friends to People magazine about his strained relationship with the American actress his “bulls—.”
Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex
According to the pal, Thomas texted Markle “a loving message on her wedding day,” and they spoke over the phone the day before the royal wedding. In that alleged phone call, Markle expressed concern about her father, the health and Harry wished him well.
However, after the couple got married, they stopped communicating with each other. Thomas has attempted to reach Markle multiple times by the text, the friend said, but has not heard from her in months.
Despite the public family quarrel, Markle and Harry move forward with their royal duties. They are to visit Morocco later this month.
Markle is due to give birth to her first child, Harry, somewhere in the spring of this year.