Meghan Markle's Sister Fact Checks Prince Harry's Claim That the Royals Are "the Family She Never Had"

"Actually she has a large family who were always there with her and for her."

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You know that moment when you're gushing about how well your significant other fits in with your family, and you get a little overly enthusiastic and accidentally shade her fam in the process? Allow us to present Prince Harry.

During a recent interview (opens in new tab), Harry was waxing poetic about spending Christmas with Meghan Markle, when (after saying they spent most of their time with William and Kate "running round with the kids") he mused, "She's getting in there and it's the family I suppose that she's never had."

Cut to Meghan's half sister Samantha, who—per The Daily Mail (opens in new tab)—begged to disagree via Twitter, saying Meghan has "a large family who were always there with her and for her."

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It's doubtful that Meghan or Harry will respond to this, so go ahead and file under "weird, awkward drama!" in the meantime.

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Mehera Bonner
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Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.