She continued, “By taking this form of action, I am protecting my husband from this constant abuse and, while unlikely, it may give my father a moment to pause.”
E! News asked the palace for comment and received no response.
According to the PA, Meghan also explained her thought process when she wrote the letter and wrote to Knauf, “Obviously everything I designed is with the understanding that it could have leaked, so I was meticulous in my choice of words.”
One such decision the Duchess made was to call her father “Daddy”, arguing to Knauf that she had always called him “Daddy” and “in the unfortunate event that it leaked, hearts would get it.” draw”.
Knauf, who previously accused Meghan of harassing palace officials (who have since withdrawn their claims), also turned to the court regarding his collaboration with the authors of Finding Freedom Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand. The former secretary testified that he and Meghan discussed the book “routinely” and that he corresponded with Prince Harry about his conversations with Scobie and Durand.