UK.- It is likely that the Royal family british is in its “endgame”, and probably will not “survive” the eventual reign of the Prince William What rey, according to an award-winning author Y Lady british.
“I think it’s the end of the game. I don’t know how long the institution will last,” he said. Hilary Mantel al Telegraph.
“I’m not sure if he will last longer than William. So I think it will be his last great era,” predicted the author fromWolf Hall´, who was awarded the Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in 2006 and was later converted into Lady for him Prince carlos in 2014.
Mantel wondered if the Queen isabel II was now “the only person who really believes in monarchy“.
“I wish the queen had felt capable of abdicate… I understand that she thinks of this as a sacred task, of which you simply cannot abdicate, while the rest of us regard it as a job, from which you should be able to withdraw, “said the author.
“She believes that she cannot stop being a monarch, she made those promises to God.”
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“It’s a cliche to say it, but what a lonely position to be in. It’s a conflict, because most of the world looks at the Royal family like an offshoot of show business. And I’m sure that’s a long way from the queen’s own thinking. “
Instead, the monarchy it has become a “self-punishing institution,” said Mantel, the first woman to win the award twice. premio Booker, an annual award to best novel of the year in UK.
“You would not expect any other family to parade a very old and newly widow before the cameras of TV and yet it is taken for granted that is what will happen, ” he said of the heartbreaking images of the queen sitting alone in the funeral from his husband, the prince philip. “Just as it is taken for granted that a new royal mother You will appear radiant on the steps of the hospital the day after you give birth. There is no legitimate public interest behind this. “
Mantel declined to comment on the attacks Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to Royal family.
“I wouldn’t judge them. And I don’t think we ever really know what happened there. So I wish them well,” he said.