MEGHAN Markle’s pal Omid Scobie claims the Royal Family “lack empathy towards outsiders” who marry into the Firm.
The writer, who helped pen biography Finding Freedom, made the comments after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s explosive Oprah Winfrey interview.
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Meghan, 39, claimed she felt completely isolated when she joined the Royal Family.
Omid told ITV documentary The Week That Shook The Royals: “I just think many people have asked this same question again.
“Why it is this institution seems so unsympathetic or lacks empathy towards commoners or outsiders who marry into it?”
Omid has been a staunch supporter of the Sussexes and has previously spoken out to defend them after Megxit.
During the tell-all chat with Oprah, Meghan said she hadn’t received any guidance on how to behave as a royal – claiming she was forced to google the National Anthem.
She told the talk-show host during the chat: “Unlike what you see in the movies, there’s no class on how to… how to speak, how to cross your legs, how to be royal.
“There was none of that training that might exist for other members of the family. That was not something that was offered to me.”
Meghan also broke down in tears as her and Harry revealed the pressures they faced being in the Royal Family.
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