Meghan Markle blogged about Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding ceremony years earlier than claiming throughout her interview with Oprah Winfrey that she did not know a lot concerning the royal household earlier than marrying Prince Harry.
To defend her claims that she did not know the extent of what she was stepping into when she married Prince Harry, Meghan Markle stated she hadn’t researched her future husband and knew little or no concerning the British royal household.
The American former actress defined to the TV mogul that she “did not develop up figuring out a lot concerning the royal household”.
She additionally claimed she didn’t even know tips on how to curtsey when she first met the Queen at The Royal Lodge in Windsor.
The Duchess of Sussex stated: “It wasn’t a part of one thing that was a part of the dialog at dwelling. It wasn’t one thing that we adopted.”
Nevertheless, a submit Meghan printed on her now-defunct weblog, The Tig, detailed Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding ceremony. Meghan additionally wrote about her dream of turning into a princess.
In 2014, earlier than assembly Prince Harry, Meghan wrote about “the pomp” surrounding Kate and William’s 2011 wedding ceremony and the way she grew up dreaming of turning into a princess.
The submit reads partly: “Little women dream of being princesses. I, for one, was all about She-Ra, Princess of Energy.
“For these of you unfamiliar with the ’80s cartoon reference, She-Ra is the dual sister of He-Man and a sword-wielding royal insurgent identified for her energy.
“We’re undoubtedly not speaking about Cinderella right here.
“Grown ladies appear to retain this childhood fantasy. Simply take a look at the pomp and circumstance surrounding the royal wedding ceremony and infinite dialog about Princess Kate.”
A number of of Meghan’s childhood associates have claimed that she took a detailed curiosity within the royal household rising up, notably Princess Diana.
Ninaki Priddy advised The Solar that Meghan was “at all times fascinated” by the royal household and needed to be “Princess Diana 2.0”.
Whereas royal biographer Andrew Morton stated that when Meghan was 16, she watched the funeral of Princess Diana with “tears coursing down her cheeks”.