Prince Harry made a shocking revelation about his older brother, Prince William, in Spare. In his memoir, he detailed an altercation that took place between them during the Prince of Wales' visit to Kensington Palace. According to Prince Harry, Prince William grabbed him by the collar and pushed him until he fell to the ground and hit the dog bowl. The incident also resulted in Prince Harry's necklace being destroyed.
Prince Harry Reveals His Necklace That Prince William Broke Featured His Children's Heartbeats
During his interview on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, host Stephen Colbert asked Prince Harry about the necklace that Prince William broke. Coincidentally, the Duke of Sussex was wearing it during the interview. He revealed that the necklace was given to him by his wife, Meghan Markle and that it has now been fixed.
The necklace is so important to the dad of two because it features Archie and Lilibet's heartbeats. Prince Harry also revealed that the necklace was made by one of his friends from Botswana.
"I've got my kids' heartbeats, which my wife gave me. And I friend of mine in Botswana made this for me, which has got a tiger's eye on it," he said (via People).
According to the publication, the tiger's eye is a naturally occurring, golden-brown variety of quartz that's said the promote clarity in the wearer. Prince Harry did not reveal when exactly his wife gave him the necklace, but he has been wearing it since he got it.
Prince Harry's Necklace Was A Gift From Meghan Markle, Not Chelsy Davy?
Before Prince Harry shared the significance of his necklace, there were rumors claiming that the jewelry came from his ex-girlfriend, Chelsy Davy, who owns a jewelry brand.
According to The Spectator, Prince Harry's necklace might have been significant to him because it reminded him of better times and more.
"Perhaps it simply reminded him of better times, which could be why his brother's act of breaking it gets a special mention in his memoir. This could also explain Meghan's magnanimous response – she must have been delighted to see it destroyed," the publication claimed.
Prince Harry Claims Prince William Grabbed Him By The Collar, Ripped His Necklace?
In Spare, Prince Harry mentioned his necklace in passing while detailing his physical feud with Prince William.
"He grabbed me by the collar, ripping my necklace, and he knocked me to the floor. I landed on the dog's bowl, which cracked under my back, the pieces cutting into me. I lay there for a moment, dazed, then got to my feet and told him to get out," he wrote.
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