Prince Harry has finally introduced his girlfriend Meghan Markle to the other most important woman his life, his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II! The famous redhead, 33, made the move after he and the Suits actress, 36, returned from their romantic three-week getaway to Africa, Us Weekly reported. After a brief stop in London, the couple traveled to Scotland, where Harry and Meghan paid a visit to his 91-year-old grandmother at her summer residence, Balmoral Castle. And according to an insider, the visit went so well that an engagement could be just around the corner for Harry and Meghan! Click through for all the details on Meghan’s long-awaited introduction to the queen.
“Harry decided to take Meghan to visit as he hadn’t been up yet all summer,” a source told Us Weekly exclusively. “He wanted to introduce Meghan to the queen.”
“It went well,” the insider revealed, adding, “It’ll no doubt be the first of many encounters.”
“The entire weekend was a success,” another source told the mag. “He was able to introduce someone he loves to someone he cares for deeply.”
Meanwhile, the same insider said Harry may have already proposed to Meghan while in Africa and could be prepping for an engagement proclamation! “These things are planned well in advance; it’s not easy to roll out that kind of news,” the insider said. “Everyone knows how happy Harry is and is excited for the day it’s announced.”
The insider said despite Meghan’s non-royal upbringing, she still “fits perfectly into the family” and “gets on fabulously with Charles” as well as Camilla! “The difference in backgrounds means absolutely nothing,” said the source.
Added the insider, “Meghan and Harry are in such a good place — Africa took their relationship to a whole other level. They’re just crazy about each other.”
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