The death of Queen Elizabeth II has been one of the most important historical events of the last century. The death of the monarch who has reigned with great courage for more than 70 years in the United Kingdom has been a severe blow to her nation, however, it is serving to bring the most divided sectors of the British Royal Family closer together.
Prince Harry, Prince William, Meghan Markle and Prince Edward accompanying the coffin of Elizabeth II
Prince Harry and his wife, the now Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, have been very present at the commemorative events in honor of the Queen. After commenting that there could have been a rapprochement between the youngest son of King Charles III, the images from inside Westminster, where the mass in honor of Elizabeth II took place, show that not only would the Prince be the only one who would be strengthening ties with the family, and especially with her brother, but also Meghan Markle would be beginning to be more integrated than ever.
The Duchess of Sussex has arrived at the Church in the same vehicle as Sophie of Wessex, wife of Prince Edward, while the Princess of Wales, Kate Middleton, has done so together with the Queen Consort Camilla. Princes Harry and William, for their part, have accompanied the funeral procession on foot, with their father and uncles, as indicated by protocol. Once the mass has begun, it has been possible to see the entire Royal Family together for the first time in several months, an unusual event that has managed to lighten a little the pain that the English nation is experiencing after the death of its monarch.
The Prince and Duke of Wales and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex at Mass for Queen Elizabeth at Westminster
During the solemn act, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex stood in the row after the Prince and Princess of Wales, allowing the four to be seen very united and surrounded by the rest of the British Royal Family, among which were the four children of Queen Elizabeth. This has been one of the few times that King Charles III has been publicly appreciated together with his two sons and their respective wives since Prince Harry married Meghan Markle in 2018, and the estrangement with the rest of the family began. family. In 2020, the couple decided to leave the monarchy, which ended up opening the gap that separated them from the rest of the Royal Family.
Other recent meetings
The last year has been one of reunions for the British Royal Family. On the occasion of the celebration of the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, at the beginning of this 2022, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle visited the family and were with them, although the meeting was not at all as significant as the one that is now taking place, because the couple is making clear their place as part of the Royal Family and their union with the rest of the members through the acts they are attending.