Why Prince Harry Would Have to Get the Queen’s Permission to Propose to Meghan Markle

Last November, Kensington Palace issued an unusually strongly worded statement, roundly criticizing the treatment that Meghan Markle and her family had received from the media.

In the process, the statement acknowledged the fact that Markle is Prince Harry’s girlfriend. Since then, the couple’s relationship seems to have only continued to gain momentum. Prince Harry planning to take their relationship to the next level, by proposing to Markle but he will need to get permission from his grandmother, the queen.

Harry and Meghan first began dating in August 2016

The royal publicly confirmed their relationship in early November 2016