May 18, 2019 was the day Prince Harry married Meghan Markle. They are now celebrating their first wedding anniversary with their son Archie born on May 6. From being newly-weds they have graduated to becoming new parents. It was a phenomenal journey for a girl from another country and culture. She won over all those around her with ease. They are now the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.
Their wedding ended a period of love and romance between an American actor and a member of the British Royal family. A common friend brought them together. The royal wedding was a global affair. It got international coverage. It also ended speculations about the girl seen in the company of Harry at the 2017 Invictus Games in Toronto. Once in the family, Meghan adapted to a new lifestyle. Her popularity graph kept rising. That, in turn, came in handy in charity work.
The fairy-tale wedding
Exactly one year back, Meghan Markle married Prince Harry. His father Prince Charles walked Meghan down the aisle. The venue was St George’s Chapel in Windsor. At the end of the ceremony, the newlyweds came out on the stairs of the chapel and kissed. By the end of the year, Meghan became a mother. Her son is Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. He is seventh in line for the throne.
They had a busy year
It was during their first royal tour that Meghan and Harry revealed the good news. It was about them expecting their first child. The made the announcement on the first day of their tour. It was of 16 days duration and covered Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. It was a jam-packed schedule. They had to attend 76 engagements. She had to discard many old values and embrace new ones. She gets full credit for her ability to adjust to a new way of life. Let us wish them a very happy anniversary and all the best for a happy married life.