Prince Harry is officially off the market! After rumors swirled over Thanksgiving weekend that an engagement was imminent, Prince Charles finally announced this morning that his son Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle will be getting married next spring.
According to the Prince of Wales’ official statement, the couple became engaged earlier this month. “Prince Harry has informed Her Majesty The Queen and other close member of his family. Prince Harry has also sought and received the blessing of Ms. Markle’s parents,” the statement read.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (a.k.a. William and Kate) also shared their excitement over the news, saying: “We are very excited for Harry and Meghan. It has been wonderful getting to know Meghan and to see how happy she and Harry are together.”
According to the official Kensington Palace Twitter account, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will appear for a photo call at Kensington Palace later this afternoon and will participate in an interview that will be aired later this evening. In other words, we’ll finally get a glimpse of that engagement ring! Stay tuned for more details!