Have you ever sat down at the end of a long, hard day and dove headfirst into an hours-long royal news binge-fest?
Maybe your favorite mode of procrastination is seeing what hairstyle Kate Middleton is trying out today. Or perhaps you find yourself lost in thought, contemplating how you and Meghan Markle would definitely bond over your postpartum journeys. Are you, perhaps, Royally Obsessed?
We reached out to clinical psychologist Dr. Donna Rockwell, who specializes in celebrity mental health and has even presented on the topic for the American Psychological Association, to ask why the British monarchy is so enchanting—particularly to an American audience. It turns out we have plenty of good reasons for fixating on this fairy tale. Here, your infatuation analyzed (aka this is your brain on Meghan and Harry).