Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are lower than per week away from their royal wedding ceremony, and whereas this needs to be a contented time, a supply tells ET that the couple have “mixed emotions right now” amid a report that Meghan’s father, Thomas Markle, is having some well being points.
On Tuesday, Thomas instructed TMZ that he wouldn’t be attending his daughter’s nuptials as a result of he has to have surgical procedure on Wednesday morning after struggling a coronary heart assault per week in the past. “[The doctors] will go in and clear blockage, repair damage and put a stent where it is needed,” he stated after telling the web site earlier that day that he was trying ahead to attending the marriage and strolling Meghan down the aisle.
“This is a serious situation. Meghan and Harry are very concerned,” the source tells ET. “Thomas’ health is a private matter and therefore no comments or statements will be made [by the Palace].”
The supply provides, “Meghan and Harry have mixed emotions right now, between their concern for Meghan’s dad and the exciting start of their life together.”
Meanwhile, Meghan’s mom, Doria Ragland, was seen heading to the airport in Los Angeles on Tuesday. The supply says that Doria remains to be scheduled to fulfill Harry’s grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, in addition to different members of the royal household.
The supply additionally notes that Meghan, 36, is leaning on her greatest pal, Jessica Mulroney, for help throughout this time. On Wednesday, Mulroney was noticed at London’s Heathrow Airport together with her household.
Earlier this week, Meghan’s father made headlines after a Mail on Sunday report featured CCTV footage of what gave the impression to be Thomas arranging to take paparazzi photographs with a photographer.
“This is a deeply personal moment for Ms. Markle in the days before her wedding,” Kensington Palace stated in a press release to ET on Monday following the picture scandal. “She and Prince Harry ask again for understanding and respect to be extended to Mr. Markle in this difficult situation.”
Royal knowledgeable Katie Nicholl additionally instructed ET on Tuesday that she’s listening to that Meghan has been in “eleventh-hour talks” together with her dad.
“I was told by sources close to Meghan last night that she was utterly heartbroken, that she couldn’t believe that this was happening just days before her wedding,” Nicholl stated.
ET has reached out to Thomas for remark.
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