At exactly 10AM GMT this morning, Clarence House announced what we have all been anxiously waiting and hoping for: the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle. pic.twitter.com/zdaHR4mcY6
— Clarence House (@ClarenceHouse) November 27, 2017
From the official announcement we now know that Meghan and Harry only became engaged earlier this month in London, and not in the summer during their African getaway for Meghan’s 36th birthday as previously thought.
Ms. Markle's parents, Mr. Thomas Markle and Doria Ragland have wished the couple 'a lifetime of happiness.' pic.twitter.com/H4kpTgpkYE
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) November 27, 2017
At 10:10 a statement followed from Kensington Palance on behalf of Meghan’s parents Thomas Markle and Doria Radlan, showing their support giving their blessing and wishing their daughter and her Prince happiness.
To say that I am ecstatic would be an understatement. Congratulations Meghan and Harry, I am beyond happy and excited for you and wish you all the love and happiness in the world.