Meghan Markle and Prince Harry: The beginning of everything
Before the gorgeous, very romantic, royal wedding in Windsor (which will perhaps remain the last one worthy of this title), before the divorce from the royal family, before Archie, before Los Angeles and the lawsuits against the tabloids, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle left for their first date. Yeah, but how did they meet? And who made them known? Although most of the tabloids on the chi indicate Ralph Lauren’s public relations director, Violet von Westenholz, while others insist on designer Misha Nonoo, this someone knew both the prince and the actress and decided they would like each other.
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And so, one evening at the beginning of July 2016, Meghan accepted a blind date probably at the Dean Street Townhouse hotel in London. Harry was immediately impressed. “I was wonderfully surprised when I entered that room and saw it,” he admitted. As for Meghan, she had only one concern: that he was kind. It turned out that it was. A second appointment followed. And then, Harry’s idea, a short vacation away from eyes they shouldn’t have seen: in far Botswana. “We camped under the stars. It was absolutely fantastic,” said Harry of the trip. At the time, they had been dating for just three weeks.
Archie, the couple’s firstborn
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For four months, their relationship has remained secret. Among the places of their love, the Soho Farmhouse in Oxfordshire and the garden of Kensington Palace. The prince even visited Meghan in Toronto, where she was busy on the TV series set Suits. Since then they have tried not to remain separated for more than two weeks. The actress spent four days in the UK, then flew to Toronto. Then, slowly, the couple began to sow telltale clues on Instagram: in July Meghan released a bouquet of peonies with the hashtag #London. In October, he shared a photo with the same blue beaded bracelet as Prince Harry. He didn’t know that the British tabloid that Express was going to do it scoop on their relationship, kicking off a series of allegations, fake news and articles (including racist ones) about Meghan and her family.
The rest is history: the fairy tale of the princess who came from the cinema, the prince in love, the royal baby, and then the crisis, the break with the royal family, the quarrel with William and Kate: here you can see 80 images that summarize the highlights of their love. What will happen in the next chapter?
Harry and Meghan at the Invictus Games
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