King Charles does not want Prince Harry's book to be seen by anybody — and he'll do everything in his power to stop it from being released.
“Once the dust settles, you can bet that Prince Harry will be summoned to speak to the King. There is no circumstance in the world where the King will not address the book before it is published. He has an obligation to the protect the crown. He will beg Harry not to release the book. The bigger question is whether or not he will be able to persuade Harry to cancel it, at whatever cost," a source exclusively told OK!.
In July 2021, the 38-year-old announced his latest venture.
"I’m writing this not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become. I’ve worn many hats over the years, both literally and figuratively, and my hope is that in telling my story — the highs and lows, the mistakes, the lessons learned — I can help show that no matter where we come from, we have more in common than we think," he announced. "I’m deeply grateful for the opportunity to share what I’ve learned over the course of my life so far and excited for people to read a firsthand account of my life that’s accurate and wholly truthful."
After the announcement, the red-headed royal's family began to get nervous for what's to come, especially since he didn't hold back when talking about his brood to Oprah Winfrey.
"There is still that possibility that the entreaties of the royal family have not fallen on deaf ears, and that Harry is having second thoughts about when he publishes this book at all," expert Richard Kay said on True Royalty TV's The Royal Beat.
"The book was completed, we believe in, about January — at least Harry's part in it — the interviews. That was really when Harry was still at peak rage with Britain, with the Royal Family, with his sibling and family," he continued. "Since then, there has been a measure of a rapprochement. We saw it at the Jubilee, there was a bit of an attempt by Harry to sort of wind it down a bit. Will he want to readjust what he's written? All these things must be going through his mind."
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