Today, Markle has nothing to worry about, which will no doubt be welcome news to those who recall Princess Margaret’s heartbreaking decision in 1955, when she broke off her relationship with the divorced Captain Peter Townsend in the name of duty.
Shortly after Meghan and Harry announced their plans to marry on November 27, we got our first look at the custom diamond engagement ring Prince Harry used to propose.
Edward was the only one of Charles's siblings not to follow the pattern of previous royal weddings when he married Sophie Rhys-Jones in 1999.
Markle have regularly spent time there over the last year and a half," reads the memo.
"They are grateful to The Queen for granting permission for the use of the Chapel.
Before he could officially propose, the Prince had to receive permission from the Queen.
According to the Successions to the Crown Act, the first six in line to the throne need the monarch's authorization (Harry is currently fifth in line).
The royals are going to have a busy spring next year.
Kensington Palace has confirmed Meghan and Harry will wed on May 19, 2018, just one month after Will and Kate's third child is due.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are officially set to marry in May of 2018, and of course speculation is already building around when and where they will tie the knot.
Here's what we know about the couple's engagement and their big day so far.
Royal wedding cakes are typically fruit cakes, but Meghan and Harry are reportedly bucking tradition, and plan to have a banana-flavored wedding cake.
Tradition may suggest the bride's family pay for the wedding expenses, but the royals will be picking up the tab for Meghan and Harry's celebration.
The royals also followed the tradition of having a carriage procession after the ceremony, which is a chance for the newlyweds to wave to the crowds before they appear on the balcony at Buckingham Palace for the moment everyone is waiting for—the first public kiss.