Prince Harry Was Embarrassed That Meghan Markle Announced Pregnancy on This Special Royal Occasion, New Book Claims

by Jeremy Spirogis
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle meet the public at Sydney Opera House on October 16, 2018 in Sydney, Australia

A brand new guide claims that Meghan, Duchess of Sussex embarrassed Prince Harry when she introduced her being pregnant on an necessary event — Princess Eugenie’s marriage ceremony day. The timing reportedly didn’t go over properly with different royal members of the royal household both, with the guide claiming that Eugenie’s mom, Sarah, Duchess of York, was “furious.”

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle meet the public at Sydney Opera House on October 16, 2018 in Sydney, Australia
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle | Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images

Prince Harry was reportedly embarrassed

In the guide Royals At War, authors Dylan Howard and Andy Tillett declare that Meghan shared that she was pregnant throughout Princess Eugenie’s marriage ceremony day — and it’s widespread information that nothing ought to detract from the bride or her large day. Meghan reportedly spilled the beans about their being pregnant on October 12, 2018 whereas the household was celebrating Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s marriage ceremony.

“Later on at the reception Meghan put her foot in it when she decided that it would be the ideal moment to announce that she and Harry were expecting their first child,” the authors defined. “This was a huge social gaffe, even if you were not a royal — stealing the limelight from Eugenie, who was furious, as was her mother, Sarah.”

“Harry would have been only too painfully aware just how big a no-no this would be, yet he went along with Meghan’s wishes,” the authors wrote.

The authors additionally claimed that Meghan’s poor etiquette left Prince Harry “embarrassed.”      

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Prince Harry and Meghan made an official announcement

Of course, royal followers heard the joyful information of Meghan’s being pregnant when she and Prince Harry have been set to embark on a royal tour of Australia and New Zealand on October 15, 2018.

“Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019,” their announcement learn.

Some followers have been a bit onerous on the couple for making their public announcement so near Eugenie’s marriage ceremony, nonetheless. “If Harry and Meghan did actually tell the royal family about their baby at Eugenie’s wedding on Friday, that’s pretty shady,” one particular person tweeted.

It’s unclear if the guide authors’ claims are appropriate about
the timing of the announcement, however a supply advised that the Sussexes didn’t make the
announcement on the marriage ceremony.

The insider shared that members of the royal household, Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall, and Eugenie and Jack knew of the being pregnant forward of the marriage and it was the primary event that they may congratulate the Sussexes in particular person.

Was Sarah upset?

Rumors swirled when Sarah, Duchess of York tweeted a photograph of her marriage ceremony outfit — on the identical time that Prince Harry and Meghan formally introduced to the world that they have been anticipating. Was she upset with the timing of their announcement?

Sarah’s tweet included a thanks to the designer of the outfit she wore to her daughter’s marriage ceremony in addition to different tweets that day about Eugenie and Jack. She didn’t point out Prince Harry and Meghan’s child information, nonetheless.

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