Harry And Meghan Are Spending Their First Engagement Anniversary Separately. But Why?

Date November 28, 2018

November 27 is the day that marked the beginning of huge changes in the royal history. On that day last year, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced to the whole world that they are going to connect their lives forever.


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The engagement news comes a year after the couple officially confirmed that they are together. They started dating in July 2016, after a memorable blind date the two was set up for by a mysterious mutual friend.

The lovebirds had been quietly dating for 6 months until the ginger royal popped a question. A year has passed since that but why the couple is not spending their first engagement announcement anniversary together?


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Royal duty is above everything

The reason why Meghan and Harry are not together on that special day is simply that the 34-year-old was sent away for an important royal duty.

Prince Charles’ youngest son traveled to Zambia at the request of the Foreign Office to spend a few days there, filled with many engagements. On Monday, Harry landed in Lusaka where he was greeted by an adorable by 9-year-old Jane Chawanangwa, dressed in white and looking like a little princess.

Later the royal met with Zambian veterans at Burma Barracks and visited Circus Zambia, a partner of The Queen's Commonwealth Trust, where he made an inspiring speech, talking about the work the Trust has done in supporting young people across the Commonwealth.

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Even though Prince Harry couldn’t be with his wife on their first engagement anniversary, there are plenty more of anniversaries to come. But in order to honor this one, let’s remember the cutest moments the two shared together.


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Which one is your favorite?

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