Markle has been over to Buckingham Palace for tea and even got to go to Sandringham … “And she just quietly took Meghan to the side and said, ‘Meghan, in this family, we don’t speak to people like that.’”, Queen Elizabeth II, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex watch the RAF flypast on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, as members of the Royal Family attend events to mark the centenary of the RAF on July 10, 2018 in London. Markle was featured heavily in the Queen’s end-of-year highlights video to commemorate 2018, for example. The Phillips married in May 2008, making that about five years after Middleton and Prince William began dating. or redistributed. Markle previously came under fire for allegedly choosing a tiara that Elizabeth didn’t approve of. Markle also maintains that the paper edited her letter to make her seem like a villain. This most recent engagement is actually a big deal because, well, they haven’t been out solo together again since that first excursion seven years ago. "I think what Harry and Meghan have done is appeal very greatly to a younger generation which is what the Queen wanted," Ewart said (via Express). The way Meghan has been fast-tracked into the royal family has been quite unique.”. That may have made the queen at least temporarily apprehensive about welcoming her into the fold until their issues had been resolved. Experts Discuss. PRINCESS DIANA ORIGINALLY REJECTED ROYAL BABY NAMES FOR PRINCES WILLIAM, HARRY, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, left, attend the opening of the new Mersey Gateway Bridge, in Widnes, north west England, Thursday June 14, 2018. After saying “I do” in a televised ceremony watched by 29 million people, Markle and Harry revealed to the world in October of last year that they were expecting. Does the Queen prefer the former Deal or no Deal suitcase model to the British-born-and-bred Duchess of Cambridge? MEGHAN MARKLE, PRINCE HARRY SEND GLAMOROUS WEDDING GIFT TO IDRIS ELBA, SABRINA DHOWRE. Quite an important event in the royal calendar. Legal Statement. In the days leading up to her wedding to Prince Harry, Meghan Markle received stern words from Queen Elizabeth II over eggs, according to a royal expert. Royal expert Ingrid Seward told The Sun in August 2019, "They have a love of dogs in common and Meghan knows how to make her laugh. Markle was still the new kid on the block at the time. That said, it's been speculated that Queen Elizabeth is playing favorites among her granddaughters-in-law, with Meghan Markle taking the top spot from Kate Middleton. One royal expert, Phil Dampier, speculated that while it's a huge honor for the queen to have invited Markle to her Balmoral, Scotland, estate to celebrate Markle's 38th birthday in August 2019, that opportunity may include some royal coaching. "Unusual in the context of the trip on the royal train to do a royal engagement. If you want a particularly morbid reason why Queen Elizabeth may prefer Meghan Markle to Kate Middleton, some have speculated that the monarch believes Duchess Meghan will be best suited to promote what is rumored to be her last wish: Keep the monarchy relevant. Of course, just because there may not have been a similar photo in a nearby frame doesn't mean such a thing doesn't exist, but there is more tea to be spilled about all this conjecture. Meghan Markle and The Queen appeared to be getting along famously for their first official trip together last year in Cheshire Credit: Getty Images - Getty. The implied answer, according to Ewart, is probably not, but perhaps the public's loyalty and interest could translate to the wildly popular Duke and Duchess of Sussex. “I’ve been quite impressed by how much responsibility the queen has given Meghan,” Nicholl explained. Here we go! Thankfully, Nicholl says the queen "sees how happy" the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are together. Body language experts have analyzed Markle's body language and identified a common theme: clasping her hands and/or holding them close to her chin in what's described as a "theatrical" and "child-like" way — indicating that she may be "in awe" of royal life. “The queen likes Meghan. “Whether or not there were reports Kate cried… I don’t know if that’s true or not, but there’s clearly been some confrontation,” said Jobson. "Harry has a very close relationship with his grandmother. In Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's first joint interview about their engagement, they gushed about how the queen's corgis rested at Markle's feet upon meeting her. Many of his friends, who up until that point had been eternal bachelors, were getting engaged, getting married. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. Perhaps Elizabeth could sense that her grandson was deeply concerned about what the future held for him before he met Markle through a mutual friend. 'CONTROLLING' MEGHAN MARKLE, PRINCE HARRY CONDUCTING ROYAL BIRTH 'IN VIRTUAL SECRECY,' CLAIMS REPORT. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, "The reality for the monarchy is that when the Queen dies, one of the reasons for the monarchy's popularity will be gone. He wanted the queen's approval. "Now they are back together, the Queen wants William to do the right thing — either marry the girl or let her go ... if Kate is the one, then a five-year courtship is long enough. The Sun reported that Markle is working on her first children's book, rumored to be about dogs, and the queen's beloved corgis reportedly took an immediate liking to Markle when they first met. I think Harry genuinely worried about that, and one of the reasons he worried about that was because he wanted to find his life partner, and he wanted to be a dad. Nicholl previously told Fox News that Markle has since developed a close bond with the queen since becoming a member of the British royal family. Royal expert Katie Nicholl told Fox News that it was crucial to Prince Harry that the queen, Prince Charles, William and Middleton all give the Suits actress their seals of approval early in the relationship. BUCKINGHAM PALACE ISSUES RARE STATEMENT ABOUT ROYAL BABY, “I think there was a bit of an upset when suddenly the queen walked in because of course, this was Windsor Castle, this is her home,” continued Nicholl. "I remember being really struck by that, surprised and impressed. Middleton, on the other hand, will be at Prince William's side when he becomes king after his father, Prince Charles. If you’ve been walking around listlessly wondering, ‘Who does Queen Elizabeth like more, Kate or Meghan’, then today – Friday the 16th of March 2018 – is the day of answers. According to Prince William and Kate Middleton's engagement interview from 2010, Queen Elizabeth didn't meet Middleton until Peter and Autumn Phillips' wedding. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. It features interviews with friends close to the couple, those who have worked with Harry, as well as palace aides, among others. ©2020 FOX News Network, LLC. “Harry, at one point, was genuinely worried that he was going to be left on the shelf,” Nicholl previously told Fox News. ", Recent reports claim that Queen Elizabeth took a special interest in Meghan Markle, taking special care to ensure that the California native wouldn't feel completely isolated in her new home and life across the pond. Royal expert Duncan Larcombe speculated to The Sun that the queen specifically requested that Markle accompany her to certain events and appearances, noting that it was rare for anyone to join the queen on the royal train as Duchess Meghan did in June 2018, just a month after her royal wedding to Prince Harry. I have been pleasantly surprised by how readily the Queen, particularly, has welcomed Meghan into the royal family. Queen Elizabeth and Meghan Markle probably have a complicated relationship. "It's why he took Meghan to meet the Queen at Buckingham Palace. But the Queen does have her own personal collection - including a glittering array of crowns, tiaras, necklaces and earrings - which remain her private property. Nicholl also claims that Prince Harry was longing to find his "life partner" and start a family when Markle came along. Much as the celebrity cash-and-politics antics of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry disgust us, it appears they disgust Harry's grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, even more. Royal expert Tim Ewart explained to Yahoo's Royal Box that the "rock star royals" may do a better job of continuing the monarchy's legacy than their stiffer counterparts. And owing to the tumult that began with Meghan’s entry into the family & later her & Harry’s decision to split from the royal family, the rumors & theories about the … In the span of just twelve months, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge welcome their third child, and a history-making royal wedding took place between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Is there a better scandal than a royal scandal? Meghan Markle wore the Queen Mary Diamond Bandeau tiara on her wedding day. When Meghan and the Queen visited Chester on the Royal Train, they got on like a house on fire, with the Queen in fits of giggles. Prince Charles warned Meghan Markle to avoid wearing a tiara at a state dinner as Kate Middleton wore a diamond headpiece at Buckingham Palace. Does Queen Elizabeth Really Like Meghan Markle For Prince Harry? @kensingtonroyal embedded via . Royal experts in the media have also said the Queen might like Markle more than Middleton. It wouldn’t be the first time the reigning monarch, 93, intervened during the planning of the royal wedding. Powered and implemented by FactSet Digital Solutions. I'm sure there must be things where she perhaps thinks things could be done better," Lampier told The Sun. Harry wanted children for a very long time.”. “The queen likes Meghan. “I think Harry was probably being overly defensive and overly protective.”. I'm 99 percent sure she's never afforded that offer to Kate. "This gesture tends to be a playful, pseudo-infantile expression of excitement and anticipation," body language expert Judi James told The Sun. Dampier noted that the queen is "very fond" of the former actress and finds her "engaging and intelligent," but he claimed that senior members of the family may still have some pointers for Markle. It's important to note that much of what's written about the British royal family is speculative. He’s simply brilliant with kids and, I think, will be a brilliant father. After years of being slapped with a "Waity Katie" label, a source told the Express that Middleton and Prince William secretly agreed to marry after their 2007 reunion ... and after a talk with the queen. Nutella pancakes at dawn? It's unclear how these rumors began, though some believe it was when a never-before-seen photo of Duchess Meghan and Prince Harry was spotted in the Queen's residence without a corresponding one of Duchess Kate and Prince William in sight. As a result, the Queen keeps inviting Meghan over and is more than happy to lend out her favorite estate for their wedding. After photos emerged of Markle and the queen sharing giggles at a royal engagement in June 2018, the press jumped onto the "Monarchy BFFs" train. The Queen first broke this royal tradition for Meghan Markle in 2017, before Meghan was even married to the Queen’s grandson, Prince Harry. "After they split up, William confided to his grandparents that he was not sure if he loved Kate enough," a source claimed. Market data provided by Factset. Royal expert Phil Dampier told Express that during the eight or nine years that Middleton and Prince William were dating before they got married, Queen Elizabeth believed the now-Duchess of Cambridge had too much free time. According to one source, "For the Queen and her generation, you generally hid your bump and put your feet up in this stage of pregnancy, but Meghan hasn't stopped.". A source told the Express that Queen Elizabeth "steered clear" of Middleton until the royal family, including Prince William, was sure she'd be around for the long haul. In any case, you may want to take all this with a grain (or entire shaker) of salt. When Meghan arrived on that day alongside the monarch, she was wearing a pair of pearl earrings the Queen had recently given her as a gift. There is a simple reason that Queen Elizabeth likely adores Meghan Markle: Because she sees how much Prince Harry adores her, whereas Kate Middleton and Prince William aren't quite as demonstrative with their affection. Meghan has to be the center of attention, and as Prince Harry goes to great pains to remind us, “what Meghan wants, Meghan gets.” Not this time, it would seem. (Danny Lawson/PA via AP), “The queen put Meghan on that world stage before she was even a member of the royal family,” said Nicholl. Queen Elizabeth II has made “a particular effort” to make Meghan Markle feel incredibly welcomed as a member of the British royal family, Duncan Larcombe claims. ... Just like his dad! Its members are a notoriously private bunch considering how innately public their lives are, and they tend to be very careful about what they share with the rest of the world. We don’t think so. Harry is alleged to have yelled at staff, ‘What Meghan wants, Meghan gets!’ Apparently, that doesn’t apply when Meghan goes up against Queen Elizabeth II. All rights reserved. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. The couple reportedly hit a rough patch and briefly split in 2007, and Prince William is said to have told the queen he had doubts about his future with Middleton. The senior source added: “The Queen likes Meghan personally but this is about the hierarchy. Will that transfer to her son?" Legal Statement. It's also been speculated that Queen Elizabeth actually may have prompted Prince William to finally put a ring on it. "I think in quiet moments and quiet walks up by the river the Queen might have a few words of advice for her. An added element, Lacrombe says, is the Princess Diana connection, noting that the Queen may have embraced Markle "because of the lessons of the past where Princess Diana pretty much felt like an outsider in the royal family. ", Of course, that may be partly because, as Larcombe also notes in the piece, that the public had plenty of time to be introduced to Kate Middleton before she married Prince William. She showed them how much she thought of Meghan in the early days before they were actually married when she invited Meghan to be a part of the Commonwealth Day service. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images). Fine. Ouch! (Getty), “I don’t think Meghan was being difficult when she was picking out a tiara,” said Jobson. 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