While all the current attention may be on whether or not Prince Harry will return home for celebrations marking the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this summer, a new ‘red line’ has emerged: Harry may refuse to attend the coronation of his father as king if “Queen Camilla” is anointed next to him.
It is customary for a new king and queen to be anointed and crowned in a joint ceremony, and given that Charles is known to have longed for many years for his wife to become queen, a wish recently granted. by the current monarch, it seems unlikely that he would accept a dilution of her status by holding a separate coronation for her.
What do Prince Harry and Prince William really think of ‘Queen Camilla’?
The revelation emerged in the British magazine Private detective. Although the publication is famous for its fake news articles and comedic covers, it also has an excellent reputation for investigative journalism and insider gossip.
The report in Private detectivewhich is not available in full online, said: “A red line has however recently appeared. Harry has no intention of attending his father’s coronation if Camilla is to be anointed and crowned a few meters from where his mother’s coffin rests in Westminster Abbey.
“[The queen] may have given Camilla his blessing to become queen consort, but Harry refuses to comply.
In a written message marking the 70and anniversary of his accession to the throne, the Queen said: “When, in the fullness of time, my son Charles becomes king, I know that you will give him and his wife Camilla the same support that you gave me ; and I sincerely hope that, when the time comes, Camilla will be known as Queen Consort as she continues her loyal service.
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