Duncan Larcombe, author of Prince Harry: The Inside Story, admitted the likelihood of the Duchess of Sussex's estranged father reuniting with Meghan when she welcomes her firstborn child with Prince Harry this spring, was low.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have stood on the famous steps of the Lindo Wing outside St Mary's hospital in Paddington, hours after each of their three children - Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis - were born.
Markle is expected to give birth in a few weeks and apparently does not want Harry doing anything controversial while they start a family together.More news: Man Utd must show no fear against Barcelona, says Andy Cole
Meghan has been subjected to a slew of negative headlines over the past few months, with claims that royal staff have dubbed her 'difficult, ' and scrutiny of her baby shower in NY with her friends.
However, according to protocol, the Queen's doctors can not be completely excluded from the delivery. "She doesn't want temptation - of any sort - being put in his way while they concentrate on starting a family". "It is true that Buckingham Palace did not want all the items in the royal collection to be opened up to Meghan at this time", the source says.More news: United States media report says all of Pakistans F-16s intact; IAF rebuts
Sources close to the Duchess stressed the "personal" nature of her decision, with one insider saying: 'Above all, this is her birth, her baby, and she must do whatever feels right for her. "Does she think she's too good for what's good for the Queen and for Kate?"
Prince Harry and Prince William's relationship has improved since their royal rift, but things likely wont ever "be the way they were" between them.
"My friend is pregnant and she's like, "Oh, my kid's gonna do this", and I just looked at her and I was like, "No, she's not".More news: Yankees place Giancarlo Stanton on IL with biceps injury