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Prince Harry Couldn't Hide His Excitement Introducing Meghan To His 98-Year-Old "Favorite Aussie" During A Sweet Reunion

Date October 17, 2018 12:00

Prince Harry once again demonstrated what a big heart he has when he happily reunited with his 98-year-old "Favorite Aussie" Daphne Dunne on the first day of his Australian tour with Meghan Markle. The Duke of Sussex first met Daphne back in 2015, he noticed she was wearing the Victoria Cross – the highest reward in the British honors system – and walked over to have a chat.

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Harry and Daphne immediately hit it off, but their story didn't end there. Two years later, the royal returned to Australia, spotted Dapnhe in the crowd and rushed to talk to her in the pouring rain.

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Daphne told Good Housekeeping the Prince was soaking wet, but he stopped by to give her a kiss and find out how she was doing. According to Dunne:

He was so pleased to see me and he worked out in his own mind that it’s just gone two years [since we last met].

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Considering their history, Harry was happy to see Daphne again, but this time, he wasn't alone.

Meeting the family

Prince Harry was very excited to introduce Daphne to his wife, Meghan Markle, who was also looking forward to meeting Harry's biggest fan. Daphne shared details of their encounter and Meghan's first words with news.com:

It’s fantastic. I’m so happy to finally meet you. I’ve heard so much about you — all good things.

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According to Dunne, the three of them had a lovely and warm chat. The Duchess of Sussex even promised to bring their future baby to meet Daphne next time they visit Australia:

Hopefully next time we see you we’ll have a little one with us.

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What did Daphne think about Meghan? She loved her, and she's so happy for her favorite royal:

I’m very happy for him. I’m glad he’s got a wife now, and soon have a b-b-bubba. I was stuttering there purposely.

Many social media users loved the trio's reunion and shared their warm thoughts.

Some reactions shared on social media

Hopefully, Daphne and Harry reunite once again next year! 

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