Meghan Markle helped guide Prince Harry on his very public ‘awake’ journey, the authors of the couple’s upcoming biography, Finding Freedom, said.
The Duchess of Sussex, who currently resides with her husband in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, has been pivotal in helping her husband become more sensitive to racism, according to authors Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand.
Speaking to US National Public Radio, Mr Scobie said: “Harry’s journey to the previous day has been very public.
“We saw him learn and educate himself along the way, but this experience of seeing Meghan dealing with racist remarks and comments would have been the first time he had seen someone in his life or someone which he was particularly close in a way.
The Duchess of Sussex has helped guide Prince Harry on his ‘journey to wakefulness’, the authors of the couple’s upcoming biography have claimed.
“We’re talking about some of the more obvious examples in some of the media coverage, but I think the things that have flown under the radar are some of the alterations in Meghan that we’ve seen.
“We’ve kind of seen it over and over again that it’s not part of us. And now what do they mean by any of us?
“And I think there are things like the one that Harry really had to become more in tune with and learn to see when it’s happening in front of him.” And Meghan would have been the person who guided him on this journey. ‘
During the interview, the authors also discussed the events that ultimately led the Duke and Duchess to decide to step back from the royal family.
Caroline Durand said: “Harry really cared for his family.
“His wife felt aggrieved and they thought the best decision they could make was to take a step back, to have a little more privacy while still being in a situation where they could continue with their mission. devote to causes that were important to them.
Speaking on the reported tensions between Prince Harry and his brother, Mr Scobie added: ‘I think one of the first stories you saw come out of this book was this conversation that took place between Harry and William where William apparently gives some kind of fraternal advice. to Harry about maybe watching how fast his relationship with Meghan was progressing.
“And I think some people said that could have been a time when Harry was too sensitive.
“But I think we really need to look at the bigger picture here and what led up to this moment. Harry was already aware of some of the whispers taking place behind his back within the royal household about Meghan.
The next Finding Freedom couple biography was written by Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand
“He had also seen some of his own friends talking about Meghan or making negative remarks behind her back which the word had returned to him. So when William sat down and had this conversation with him, that was the starting point.
This week, it was revealed that Prince Charles has kept in regular contact with his son despite being hurt by revelations in the upcoming biography.
The biography offers a glimpse into Harry and Meghan’s relationship with his brother and sister-in-law, father and the royal family as a whole.
However, the Prince of Wales, who was reportedly hurt by some of the claims in the book, has been in regular contact with Prince Harry in hopes the door can be left open for a comeback, the Sun reports.
A royal insider told the newspaper: “Since moving to Los Angeles, they have been in regular contact. Charles isn’t an avid user of texts, but there are video and phone calls.
“The book has never been a topic of massive discussion between them and Charles is determined it is not a hindrance. ‘
The Sussexes, who stepped down as royals earlier this year, recently moved to a 14-acre estate in Beverly Hills famous 90210 postcode after leaving Vancouver Island where they lived in March .