If you believe in fairy tales, then the Prince Harry and Meghan Royal Wedding is for the history books. Prince Harry and Meghan were married at Windsor Castle on Saturday, May 19. The dashing Prince Harry wore a black jacket with ruffles showcasing his military attire. Both Prince Harry and his brother Prince William both walked the path in Windsor Great Park to the church waving at adoring fans. Meghan Markle debuted a stunningly white and very elegant boat neck gown by designer Claire Waight Keller for Givenchy. After the wedding the bridge changed into a Stella McCartney white evening gown with a halter neckline for the reception.
The wedding was like a fairy tale wedding with love in the air. The guests of the bridge and groom all looked amazing, and the place was beautifully designed for a prince and princess. The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, did not want to leave out her African American roots. The wedding ceremony included the gospel group ‘Kingdom Choir’ who performed Ben E. King’s ‘Stand By Me’ for the royal couple. The Most Rev. Michael Bruce Curry, the first African American to give a speech at Kensington Place, stunned the crowd with his speech of love, compassion and unity, quoting exerts from a Martin Luther King speech. The mixture of races and family supporting the bride and groom during the ceremony was filled with pure joy and happiness. The 600 guests included everyone from Oprah Winfrey, to Serena William, Idris Elba, Elton John, Sarah Ferguson, George Clooney and many others who have had an impact on the lives of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
The couple during the wedding ceremony shared many loving moments looking into each other’s eyes. Prince Harry could not keep his eyes off his beautiful bride. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby read the vows to both the bride and groom who then exchanged their vows to each other. The happy couple became husband and wife and are now known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. The bride’s parents Dora Ragland and Thomas Markle, wished the couple “a lifetime of happiness,” describing how they are pleased that their daughter has found a partner as “kind and loving” as she is.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan, sent out a “humbled thank you to everyone who took part in the celebrations of their special wedding day on Saturday,” a Palace spokesperson said. “They both feel so lucky to have been able to share their special day with all those who gathered in Windsor, as well as to the people who watched the wedding on television across the UK, Commonwealth, and around the world.”
The couple invited 600 personal friends and family to attend their fairytale wedding.
Prince Harry and Meghan invited 2,640 people into the grounds of Windsor Castle to watch the wedding festivities and guests at Winsor Castle. The bride and groom also wanted the crowd to see the carriage procession when it departed from Winsor Castle.
“We wanted everyone to be a part of this magical, loving and historical moment,” stated the new Duke and Duchess of Sussex.