King Charles Was ‘Crushed’ By Harry And Meghan’s Announcement

King Charles and his staff at Clarence House were said to have been left “crushed” by the surprise news regarding Harry’s.

Regarding Harry’s. new girlfriend. Interestingly, though, this wasn’t necessarily because Harry was Charles’s son, but rather more because Charles feared it would overshadow his royal duties. The then-Prince of Wales was about to embark on a sensitive tour to the Middle East at the time.