On their own! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle aren’t looking back after their departure from the British royal family was made permanent in February, a source exclusively reveals in the new issue of Us Weekly.
“Harry does not have any regrets,” the insider adds, noting that the 36-year-old former military pilot “feels liberated and excited about starting this new chapter” with the 39-year-old Suits alum.
According to the source, Harry believes that relocating to the U.S. “is the best decision he’s ever made.” After stepping down from their senior royal roles in March 2020, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex briefly settled in Los Angeles with son Archie, now 22 months, before moving to the quieter Montecito neighborhood of Santa Barbara, California.
News broke in February 2021 that the couple would not be returning as working royals, days after Meghan announced that she’s expecting the pair’s second child. On March 7, the twosome sat down for a tell-all interview with CBS, admitting that they felt abandoned by the establishment within the palace. They also claimed that a relative was worried about the color of Archie’s skin before he was born in May 2019. (CBS This Morning later reported that Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were not the ones to make the remark.)
The bombshell revelations drew worldwide attention — and caused friction between royal family members. Earlier this…