U.K. publication The Mirror reports the Duchess’s half-sister, Samantha Markle, flew over the pond and made a pop-up, uninvited visit to Kensington Palace, which is a big no-no. Photos taken show the wheelchair-bound, 53-year-old confronting the police who were guarding the gates. She eventually handed over a letter to the officer and left and was reportedly given an “ultimatum,” in which she was not allowed to visit her sister if the meeting was arranged. In other words, we don’t do any pop-ups here.
Markle was reportedly determined to see her younger, half, black sister after two had a falling out.
But the visit to one of the most famous palaces in the world wasn’t all in vain.Markle ended up buying souvenir masks of Meghan and her husband, Prince Harry. No word on if the newlyweds were home or not. Two weeks before Samantha’s unannounced visit, palace officials reportedly got a letter, warning them about how her behavior would escalate if the Duchess did not arrange a meeting with her.
The aide adds that the incident with Samantha, who also suffers from MS
The ongoing feud between Meghan, her sister, and her father has so far been played out in public interviews and communication across the Atlantic via aides and representatives,” a royal aide told The Mirror. “This was a huge move on the part of Meghan’s sister to try to see her face to face and the fact she was turned away speaks volumes.”
Meghan’s half-brother Thomas is also considered a “hot mess.”
was the closest encounter Meghan has had with her father’s side. Since marrying into the royal family this1 past May.“It was a scene that will bring huge humiliation for the newlyweds who have not seen Meghan’s father or her siblings since they wed in May,” the royal aide said.This isn’t the first time her sister has embarrassed her. Earlier this year, Samantha called Meghan the “Duchess and Harry a “wuss,” after she was denied an invitation to the wedding. She also accused Meghan of being off doing fake waves and smiles and ignoring their dad, who also has had his own antics.
Meanwhile, he told U.S. media that he felt “left out” of the wedding bliss.
Back in May, Meghan’s father, Thomas, was called out for hiring paparazzi to take pictures of him ahead of the royal wedding. He also failed to walk his daughter down the aisle, following the incident. In June, he gave his first televised British interview, in which he spilled the beans on private conversations he had with his future prince-in law and daughter. Topics included how he and Meghan used code names for Prince Harry when they first started dating, he and Harry’s conversations about President Trump and how Harry asked his permission to marry his daughter.
“Meghan told me first,” Thomas told the Bazaar.
“But a few times after that, Harry got on the phone with Meghan. They told me together, and Harry asked for her hand over the phone. And I said, ‘You’re a gentleman. Promise me you’ll never raise a hand against my daughter, and of course, I give you my permission.” The 51-year-old criticized Meghan when he was not invited to the wedding and accused her of not being the same “Meghan he knew” since marrying into the royal family.