Meghan Markle and Queen Elizabeth Are Officially BFFs, and We’re Officially Jealous

Move aside, Prince Harry—your wife has a new right hand, and its none other than, uh, your grandma.

The Duchess of Sussex was spotted chumming it up with Queen Eliz at Thursday’s Mersey Gateway Bridge opening, and we can’t stop staring at their sweet snapshots. They were caught laughing, chatting and whispering together throughout the morning.

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Word is, Markle even rode in the queen’s private royal train—which, according to reports, even Prince Harry and Kate Middleton haven’t yet had the privilege of doing.

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Hey, ladies, can we make this duo a trio? Asking for a friend…

Katherine Gillen

Senior Food Editor

Katherine Gillen is PureWow’s senior food editor. She’s a writer, recipe developer and food stylist with a degree in culinary arts and professional experience in New York City...
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