Meghan Markle’s father, Thomas Markle, says he has changed his mind and wants to walk his daughter down the aisle, he told said to TMZ on Tuesday.
Mr Markle became a part of a controversy after allegedly staging paparazzi photographs of himself in the run-up to the royal wedding at Windsor Castle on Saturday. On Monday, Thomas told TMZ that he had decided not to attend the wedding to avoid embarrassing Meghan and the royal family
According to TMZ Mr Markle believes what he done was “stupid” but not that serious and he would hate to miss his daughters wedding day.
“I hate the idea of missing one of the greatest moments in history and walking my daughter down the aisle,” he said. “Of course I’d walk her down the aisle. This is a historic moment. I’d like to be a part of history.”
Meghan’s dad is said to be back in the hospital according to TMZ. Mr Markle was released from the hospital a week ago after being treated for a heart attack. The father of the bride has asked doctors to release him so he can attend his daughters wedding on Saturday. He told TMZ that doctors are running a series of tests on him and have told him his heart was “seriously damaged.”
Mr Markle had a change of heart after his daughter reached out to him yesterday. Thomas says that Meghan attempted to call him, but that he was not near his phone to answer the call. She then sent him a text message, in which he says she said that she loved him and was worried about him and how he was feeling. He says that she also told him that she was not angry over the stage photoshoots.
Thomas was asked what he thought the Queen of England thinks of all this, in which he replied, “I don’t think the queen is thinking about what I’m doing.”