Queen Elizabeth and the remainder of the royal household have drawn ire for not calling off Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s marriage ceremony regardless of her father, Thomas Markle, not having the ability to attend it on account of ailing well being.
As talked about within the tell-all ebook penned by the Duchess’s half-sister Samantha Markle, the royal household ought to have pushed the occasion forward.
“The Royals couldn’t postpone the wedding so that my father could be included, and I knew it was not unreasonable that they reschedule, given resources available to make that happen,” Samantha wrote in her ebook.
In the meantime, Thomas himself obtained letters from each Meghan and Harry pleading him to attend the marriage ceremony.
In Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand’s biography of the Sussexes, Discovering Freedom, “As much as she [Meghan] was hurt and humiliated, she wanted him to be there and was willing to move on.”