The royal family are no strangers to complicated relationships.
While it’s been frowned upon to be divorced in the royal family, Princess Andrew and Sarah Ferguson have divorced, as well as Prince Charles and Princess Diana.
Meghan Markle has been the latest divorcee to join the royal family – and now it seems like Princes Beatrice’s new boyfriend suddenly split from his partner right before confirmed his relationship with the princess.
According to the Daily Mail, Beatrice unveiled Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi to her parents as her boyfriend recently and it shocked the entire family.
Edo’s, as he is known, family and the royals have been close for years, and it’s reported that nobody saw the relationship coming.
He shared a two-year-old son, Christopher Wolf, with Chinese-American Dara Huang, who he lived with in London.
According to the publication, Dara’s mother, Lily said she had no clue about the relationship break up.
“I think Dara was hiding it from me. She didn’t want me to be sad. I am shocked.”
She added: “I love Edo. I love his family. Why has this happened? This has broken me to bits.”