Prince Harry is opening up about his childhood.
During the appearance, Prince Harry spoke about his father’s parenting style.
He claimed that his father Prince Charles handed down a “;cycle”; of “;genetic pain and suffering”; to him, which he and wife Meghan Markle moved to Los Angeles to break.
“;He treated me the way he was treated,”; he said, adding that he was debating leaving royal life since his “;early 20s”; because of “;what it did to my mum.”
“;It”;s a lot of genetic pain and suffering that gets passed on anyway…so we as parents should be doing the most we can to try and say, “;You know what? That happened to me, I”;m going to make sure that doesn”;t happen to you.’”;
He said he wants to “;break the cycle”; within his family.
“;I never saw it, I never knew about it, and then suddenly I started to piece it together and go, “;OK, so this is where he went to school, this is what happened, I know this about his life, I also know that is connected to his parents so that means he”;s treated me the way he was treated, so how can I change that for my own kids?’ And here I am, I moved my whole family to the US, that wasn”;t the plan but sometimes you”;ve got make decisions and put your family first and put your mental health first.”;
He described royal life as “;a mixture between The Truman Show and being in a zoo.”;”;
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