He had a change of heart after Markle texted her.
Kensington Palace announced the designer of their outfits will be announced on the day.
Many fans already have their alarms set and their viewing parties confirmed to watch the royal wedding live on BBC America as it takes place at St. George's Chapel (coverage starts at 4 a.m. EST, so get ready).
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry this Saturday at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle.
Despite her parents divorcing when she was six, Ms Markle has remained close to her father. She and Harry hid out at the Mulroney family's house in October 2016, when news of their romance broke in the tabloids, and it was apparently a moment in the company of the Mulroney children, who call her "Aunty Meg", when Markle knew the prince was "the one". "She's been panicked because she doesn't want to disappoint Harry, the queen and the whole royal family".More news: LeBron James named as one of three finalists for 2018 NBA MVP
The father of the bride is recovering after urgent surgery and confirms he won't make it to the royal wedding.
He also, with the encouragement of his daughter Samantha (Meghan's half-sister), staged photos with the paparazzi.
Their outfits will be revealed on the day, but they could look something like this.
The news that Thomas will not be walking his daughter down the aisle comes just hours after he appeared to confirm he would be attending the wedding.
May 15 - Thomas Markle says he will attend the royal wedding.
According to the outlet, the former actress told her father she loved him and "was concerned about his health". She has previously told the programme she has not seen Markle for two decades.
Tracy Dooley, who was once married to Markle's half-brother, Thomas Markle Jr, flew into Heathrow on Monday with their two sons, Tyler, 25 - who reportedly works as a cannabis farmer in OR, where marijuana is legal and plans to create a hybrid called Markle's Sparkle - and Thomas, 26, a fast-food chain restaurant manager.
Cape Town - With the royal wedding just a few days away, more details about the upcoming nuptials are emerging - and we're bursting with excitement!