Clapping back! Meghan Markle’s half-sister, Samantha Markle, spoke out after the duchess’ CBS tell-all interview on Sunday, March 7.
“The truth was totally ignored and omitted,” Samantha, 56, told Inside Edition on Monday, March 8, after Meghan claimed, “I don’t really know [her],” despite growing up with the same father, Thomas Markle.
The former Suits star, 39, addressed her relationship with Samantha in a bonus clip from her and Prince Harry’s interview that aired on CBS This Morning on Monday, revealing her true thoughts on her half-sibling’s book, The Diary of Princess Pushy’s Sister, which was released in January.
“I think it would be very hard to ‘tell all’ when you don’t know me,” Meghan said. “I don’t feel comfortable talking about people that I really don’t know. I grew up as an only child, which everyone who grew up around me knows, and I wished I had siblings.”
Samantha, however, did not agree with Meghan’s recollection of their childhood. “I don’t know how she can say, ‘I don’t know her’ and she was an only child,” she said on Monday. “We’ve got photographs over a lifespan of us together. So how can she not know me?”
The author shared snaps of the half-sisters together through the years, including one from her graduation in 2008. She claimed the photo, which was taken 13 years ago, contradicts Meghan’s comment that “the last time I saw…