Harry, get the voices out of your head while you still have a chance
The Sussexes have no way back, but if the prince wants out of a hybrid hiatus he’ll find freedom at home
There is now “no way back” for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
According to a royal household source this week, the pair have “torpedoed” any chance of resuming official roles with the publication of Finding Freedom, a 368-page whingeathon that manages to upset Queen Elizabeth, alienate every other member of The Firm and the Palace, entrench the rift between Prince Harry and Prince William, and drain any dregs of public good feeling towards the couple in one fell swoop.
With that in mind, “it’s hard to see how they can now salvage the new role they wanted as ‘hybrid’ royals”, said the source. Hard, as in impossible. So there is no way back for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, but there is a way back for Harry...