Why Meghan Markle stood behind Kate Middleton for her balcony debut

13 June, 2018, 22:54 | Author: Cecil Buchanan
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Last weekend, Meghan - alongside the rest of her new family - attended the Trooping the Colour: a 260-year-old tradition to honour the reigning monarch's birthday.

"[Meghan] was still in a good position", adds Little.

"She was central, rather than the alternative of being in the front row and along the balcony to the left or right", he explains.

However, a palace source reckons the former Suits star wouldn't have been given instructions on where to stand on the day, and likely made the decision herself.

One of the main occurrences for the senior members on the royal balcony is curtseying to the Queen upon her arrival, and Harry did the sweetest thing to help his new bride ahead of the important moment. "And there were a lot of kids who everyone would want at the front".

She is now officially patron of the Royal Foundation, along with Prince Harry, Prince William and Kate Middleton. The duchess stepped out looking all glam in a pale pink, off-the-shoulder Carolina Herrera dress with a matching wide-brimmed fascinator.

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The day started with a grand military parade and the arrivals of the royals via carriages.

Meanwhile, Harry is now sixth in line to the throne, but he'll eventually fall lower in the line of succession as William's heirs, Prince George, Princess Charlotte or Prince Louis have children. Prince Philip, Prince Charles, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall were also in attendance. Meghan and Harry leaving for the evening reception at Frogmore House.

And Meghan was all smiles as she took in the historic annual event.

What's more, the same critic sneered that he was afraid that the Duchess would bend the rules "just a little too much", and he'd be keeping a closer eye on her.

Seems odd to us here in America where all are created equal - but yes, the British Royal family still follows the ancient custom of primogeniture where firstborn Prince William is the heir - and little bro Prince Harry is the spare.

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