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Favorite Duchess: Kate Middleton Had To Wait Longer For The Same Honor Meghan Markle Received From The Queen

Date September 4, 2019 01:59

The Duchess of Sussex joined the Queen for a road trip. This was the first time Meghan joined the British monarch solo for an event. This is an incredible honor for the Duchess, but how long did Kate Middleton have to wait for the same treatment?

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Meghan and the Queen traveled to Cheshire for the opening of the Mersey Gateway Bridge and to attend other royal activities, including the opening of the Storyhouse Theatre in Chester.

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Though Meghan and Harry have been married for over a year and the Duchess of Sussex has begun to join the Queen by herself for outings.

The Duchess of Cambridge first made an appearance with the Royal Family almost a year after she married Prince William. Kate was not alone, she joined the Queen and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, when the trio attended Fortnum & Mason together.

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It seems that Meghan and the monarch’s day out took place earlier than Kate's. However, the Queen appears to be very fond of the Duchess of Sussex. Her Majesty reportedly even has a picture of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in her office.

Does this mean the Queen like Meghan more than Kate? It’s hard to say. But she definitely favors her youngest grandson.

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The reason behind it might be because when Princess Diana died, she felt like becoming a mother-figure for the young Harry. No wonder the two have a very special relationship.

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