It wasn’t only Wills who warned Harry to be wary of Meghan

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It wasn’t only Wills who warned Harry to be wary of Meghan

One of his closest chums cold-shouldered for daring to suggest prince be careful about his American girlfriend

Patrick Sawer

A childhood friend of the Duke of Sussex expressed reservations about Meghan Markle before the couple became engaged.

According to the forthcoming biography of the royal couple, Tom “Skippy” Inskip advised the duke and duchess to live together before “doing anything more serious”.

A source close to the Sussexes told the authors of Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family, which will be published on Tuesday, that though Inskip’s advice “came from a good place”, the duke “didn’t totally see it that way”...

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