One among Princess Diana’s bridesmaids has admitted she socialized with Jeffrey Epstein — together with at his infamous personal island — however says she was “clearly very fortunate” she wasn’t molested by the pedophile.
Clementine “Clemmie” Hambro, 44, stated she flew on Epstein’s personal jet twice in 1999 following visits to his New Mexico ranch and Little St. James within the US Virgin Islands, the Day by day Mail reported.
Epstein allegedly abused younger girls and ladies at each places — however Hambro stated she by no means witnessed such issues, nor was she preyed upon.
“The primary flight was a piece journey with feminine colleagues to have a look at Epstein’s new dwelling in Santa Fe to debate what artwork he was going to purchase,” stated Hambro, who on the time was a 23-year-old worker at Christie’s Public sale Home.
“The second journey, to Little St. James, was a private invitation, which I believed can be enjoyable to just accept, however I didn’t know anybody there, didn’t actually take pleasure in myself, and by no means went again,” she added. “My coronary heart breaks for all of the survivors, now I do know what occurred on that island.”
Hambro launched the assertion after her title appeared on flight logs in a batch of unsealed courtroom paperwork in Epstein accuser Virginia Roberts Giuffre’s defamation case towards alleged madam Ghislaine Maxwell.
The logs confirmed Hambro flew with Epstein, Maxwell and two different girls on Feb. 21, 1999, from Santa Fe — the place Epstein had his “Zorro Ranch” — to Teterboro Airport in New Jersey.
On March 21, Hambro, Epstein and two girls have been aboard the financier’s personal jet from St. Thomas.
It’s unclear how Hambro arrived at Epstein’s residences.
“In the middle of these two journeys, I used to be not abused, nor did I see anybody abused, or something untoward occur, with minors or in any other case,” her assertion stated.
“I’ve been utterly horrified concerning the revelations of his conduct since then. I used to be clearly very fortunate, my coronary heart goes out to those that have been abused by him, and I belief they get the justice they so deserve.”
She added, “I used to be younger and naive, and couldn’t conceive of what was to unfold.”
The daughter of British banker Richard Hambro and great-granddaughter of Winston Churchill was 5 years outdated when she served as Diana’s youngest bridesmaid throughout her nuptials to Prince Charles in 1981.