Whereas the royal household was united in wishing Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s son, Archie, a cheerful 2nd birthday this week, their estrangement from the toddler may presumably wreck havoc on their household ties, as one knowledgeable claims the following King of England has solely laid eyes on his grandson twice since his spring 2019 arrival.
“The reality is the Prince of Wales has barely seen his grandson twice since he was born,” a supply advised The Every day Mail, including that Archie has doubtless solely seen his Cambridge cousins Prince George, 7, Princess Charlotte, 6, and Prince Louis, 3, as soon as.
“The truth is each member of Harry’s household can simply depend on one hand the variety of occasions they noticed Archie after he was born and earlier than the household left the UK. It’s a really unhappy scenario.”
The supply was certain so as to add that, because of COVID-19, a number of grandparents have been unable to see their grandchildren. Nonetheless, their transfer throughout the pond definitely doesn’t assist.
The literal distance positioned between the household following Megxit undoubtedly contributed to present tensions, however that didn’t cease the royals from wishing Archie properly from afar.
“Wishing Archie Mountbatten-Windsor a really glad 2nd birthday right this moment,” stated a message posted on Queen Elizabeth II’s official “Royal Household” Twitter account, together with an emoji of a purple balloon.
Harry’s brother, Prince William, and his spouse, Kate Middleton, additionally despatched birthday needs, together with a picture of among the household collectively in happier occasions.
“Wishing Archie a really glad 2nd birthday right this moment,” they wrote on their official Kensington Royal account, together with emojis of a balloon and birthday cake.
Prince Charles, additionally shared a picture of him beside his son and grandson — although with daughter-in-law Markle nowhere to be seen.
“Blissful birthday to Archie, who turns two right this moment,” he wrote with a birthday cake emoji.