The rumors are officially over with the Prince Harry engagement made public. The Royal couple of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will marry in Spring next year. The two will tie the knot at Kensington Palace. The venue decision remains pending.
Kate Middleton and Prince William married in the Westminster Abbey. Diana Spencer and Prince Charles were married at St. Paul’s Cathedral. The parents Prince Philip and Queen Elizabeth have expressed happiness over the Prince Harry engagement announcement.
A Bit of Background to Prince Harry Engagement
Prince Harry girlfriend Markle is 36 years old. She had a marriage before coming into the Prince’s life. Markle rose to fame with her iconic role in the US season Suits. Prince Harry engagement comes at a time when Suits is already in its seventh season.
Meghan and Prince Harry Engagement Rumors
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle rumors are around for quite some time. Only a few knew about the past of Markle, about to become part of the British Royal Family. The two came together through a mutual friend. The mutual friend Markus Anderson was behind their first meeting. Prince Harry is a member of a private members’ club Soho House. Mr. Anderson is also linked to this club.
The two kept the Prince Harry Meghan Markle relationship secret from the media. It was months before the media could know about it.
However, as soon as the press came to know about the two, they were after them. The stalking rose to such epic proportions that Prince Harry had to admit about his relationship officially. Furthermore, he expressed his concerns about the safety of his girlfriend because of aggressive journalism.
The Awkward Moment of Honeymoon Offer
Despite keeping a low profile, Prince Harry engagement got an indirect mention. The prince was on a royal tour to West Indies. The PM of the country, in the presence of hundreds of guests, asked the prince to consider his country for a honeymoon. Furthermore, the PM added that Barbuda and Antigua would welcome Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Despite the offer, Prince Harry chose not to respond to the proposal.
There are rumors that Meghan Markle will attend a wedding ceremony relating to the British Royal Family. However, Meghan Markle did not participate in the Pippa Middleton wedding ceremony.
In September this year, Prince Harry Meghan Markle first appeared together publicly. The two were seen together at Invictus Games, a sporting event organized by Prince Harry for injured soldiers. Initially, they were not sitting together, but later they were seen sitting side-by-side getting photographed.