Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Engaged
Britain’s Prince Harry and the American actress Meghan Markle are engaged much to the excitement of the Royal family.
The engagement was officially announced Monday morning with two statements. The official Twitter account for Kensington Palace also shared details of the engagement.
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh said they were “delighted” for their grandson and his bride-to-be, and “wish them every happiness”.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge said: “We are very excited for Harry and Meghan. It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together.”
Ms Markle’s parents wished their daughter and Harry “a lifetime of happiness”, adding: “We are incredibly happy for Meghan and Harry.
“Our daughter has always been a kind and loving person. To see her union with Harry, who shares the same qualities, is a source of great joy for us as parents.”
The wedding is scheduled for Spring 2018 in what will likely be the wedding of the year.
See the statements below.