Many a young kid grows up dreaming of their fairy tale love story, and Meghan Markle clearly hit the jackpot. Prince? Check. Never-ending closet? Check. New royal in-laws? Check. True Love? Cynics aren’t so sure about this one.
These royal experts developed their own conspiracy theories about why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle married so quickly — some have called it a “whirlwind romance.” Plus, the one “fan theory” that would truly bring the history of our two countries full-circle (page 5).
1. He’s worried about her safety
Meghan Markle has been subject to a media frenzy that has bordered on harassment since she and the prince began dating. Harry has a tumultuous relationship with the media and has grown up in the public eye while staying skeptical of news coverage.
“His girlfriend has been the subject to a wave of abuse and harassment,” Kensington Palace wrote in a statement released when the two began dating. “Prince Harry is worried about Ms. Markle’s safety and is deeply disappointed that he has not been able to protect her … This is not a game — it is her life and his.”