'Prince Charles failed Diana' Ex-aide slams royals for 'not treating her with ...

Patrick Jephson, Diana's former private secretary, launched the stunning accusation at Prince Charles in a new edition of his book.

He claimed Diana was "ill-prepared and untrained" to join the Royal Family and believed she had been "left to sink or swim".

He wrote: "Her private life offered no consolation, with a husband who saw her as a rival to be feared rather than a companion to be cherished.

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"Charles's energy, time and attention were devoted to the older, more experienced wife of a former courtier who, like many of their secretive social circle, seemed impervious to the vulnerable princess's anguish.

"No wonder Diana suffered from chronic self-doubt, poor self-image and a persistent eating disorder."

Princess Diana's former aide, whose book is titled Shadows of a Princess, went on to take aim at the wider Royal Family.

Prince Charles and Princess DianaGETTYPatrick Jephson said Charles failed to treat Diana with ‘decency’

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