Thomas Markle wishes he had walked daughter down the aisle

Thomas Markle wishes he had walked daughter down the aisle

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex were attending the wedding of Prince Harry's cousin, Celia McCorquodale, as she married George Woodhouse at a small church in Lincolnshire, England.

Hear more highlights from Markle's Good Morning Britain interview in the video below.

"They were disappointed, but they both said, 'Take care of yourself, we're really anxious about you, '" Markle explained, adding that Meghan did cry over the phone.

Describing how he felt watching his daughter walk down the aisle he said: "She was handsome".

In regards to watching the wedding, Markle said he "cried a little" over his "beautiful" daughter - "I was very proud, and I couldn't see a better moment in my life".

"Their Royal Highnesses have been invited to visit the Realms of Australia and New Zealand by the countries' respective governments", Kensington Palace said in a statement at the time. "But I'm thankful for how it all went".

Saying that Harry is "lucky" to have his daughter, Thomas revealed how he warned the Prince to "never raise his hand" towards her.

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Markle decided against attending the wedding, forgoing his duty of walking his daughter down the aisle.

He said that he expects his daughter and Harry will want to try for children soon.

"He said he was open to it", Markle revealed of Harry's Brexit opinion.

Seemingly unfazed by his daughter marrying into the royal family, Mr Markle said she had "been a princess since the day she was born", adding: "He made a good pick, didn't he?"

He said: "Our conversation was I was complaining about not liking Donald Trump, he said "give Donald Trump a chance". I sort of disagreed with that, but I still like Harry", Markle told ITV's Good Morning Britain in his first broadcast interview since the wedding.

He said of the fact his daughter would be the black member of the British royal family in modern history: "I think it's long overdue. I have had respect for that woman since I was a child".