Back on British soil since this 1er June 2022, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex only made very brief official appearances. Until this Friday, June 3, 2022 during which the bells ring out those of the Cathedral of St. Paul where the mass took place, given in honor of his Majesty. And while the Queen Elizabeth II missing, this morning placed under the sign of the Thanksgiving service, serves as the great return of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry since their exile in the United States.
Meghan and Prince Harry: a mixed reception to the Queen’s Jubilee
It has been more than two years since the couple gave up the royal engagements which fell to him, and withdrew from the front of the royal stage. And while the Sussexes – deprived of the balcony of Buckingham – were spotted at the window of the Major General’s office during Trooping the Colour, they nevertheless received a mixed reception in this second day of the Queen’s 70th Platinum Jubilee. If after this day, the members of the royal family will attend a reception given at Guildhall by the Lord Mayor, they were notably reunited for the first time on this day, since March 2020.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex at the Jubilee of Elizabeth II
Although she kept a low profile, the mother of Archie (3 years old) and Lilibet Diana (1 year old this Saturday) almost stole the show from the queen, absent for health reasons, after feeling ” some discomfort” during Thursday’s events according to The Mirror. All in all, Elizabeth II was able to meet her great-granddaughter Lilibet this Thursday, May 2, 2022 according to journalist specializing in royalty Omid Scobie.
Arrived around 11 a.m., the grandson of the Queen of England and his wife joined Kate Middleton and Prince William, while standing apart. Thus, in this National Service of Thanksgiving, Meghan Markle and Prince Harry sat between Lady Sarah Chatto and Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, among the 400 guests. A mass, composed of readings of excerpts from the Bible, prayers and hymns to recognize and thank the Queen for her reign, her faith and her life of service as the palace said in a statement. An event of great importance for the British people, but also one of the key moments for Meghan Markle who masterfully orchestrated her visit.
To the cheers of the divided crowd, Meghan Markle climbed the steps of Saint Paul’s Cathedral in London, dressed in an outfit that was all the more spectacular because of her dress Roland Mouret navy blue worn the day before. This time, the former actress of Suits composed her look from a club collar coat dress and beltedperfect to mark your straight waist, specific to its H morphology. An immaculate white dress, worthy of a wedding dress discreet and elegant at will.
All nicely highlighted by Snowflake Snowstorm diamond earrings from Birks, a Love de Cartier gold bracelet, a pair of cream gloves on her hands and Dior D-moi pumps that she had worn in official trip to Morocco in 2019. A angelic white outfit which contrasts perfectly with that sported by Kate Middleton : a chick yellow dress Emilia Wicksteadenhanced by a Philip Treacy hat.