Living within the royal family is not always easy… In an article dated June 18, the Mirror returned to the many “explosive” disputes that took place between Prince Charles and Prince William. The reason for these disputes? The Middleton family and their relationship with the Duke of Cambridge.
A very present family
According to Palace staff, the Prince of Wales felt ‘bruised’ when William became extremely close to the Middleton family – who he described as his ‘surrogate family’. Having only a short time, as the future king of England, Prince Charles often had to give up family events, which could create tensions between his eldest son and him. Tensions that quickly turned into arguments as the Prince of Wales felt rejected from the life of his own son.
Still according to these same sources, relations between Prince Charles and Prince William have been much better for a few years, in particular thanks to the children of the Duke of Cambridge. In addition, the departure of prince Harry in the United States would also have helped to bring father and son closer together in order to support the queen as best as possible.
Even if they are very different, Prince Harry and Prince Charles understand each other better now, and respect each other.
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