You know that song by Lorde, where she sings, "We'll never be royals"? Well, those lyrics don't apply to actress Meghan Markle! It's official, after over a year of dating, she is engaged to Prince Harry.
To see where their romance began, watch the video above.
Reportedly, they got engaged earlier this month and will live at Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace. Buckingham Palace event did an official announcement. See below:
Meghan Markle, 36, is a Black woman with a mixed race background, and Twitter is ecstatic. See the hysterical reactions below:
We got us a Black princess ya'll. You really can't tell me a damn thing for the rest of the day because it won't matter. Shout out to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Their wedding will be my Super Bowl. pic.twitter.com/WmBnGm5AuZ— GirlTyler (@sheistyler) November 27, 2017
Meghan Markle is modernizing the British royals and likely giving the stodgy set fits, and I’m so here for it. https://t.co/aPGRDGA76A— Joy Reid (@JoyAnnReid) November 27, 2017
I don't care about the Royal Family, but I am delighted to see the racists so upset that Prince Harry is marrying Meghan Markle. pic.twitter.com/yJGCWsXxwB— Denizcan James (@MrFilmkritik) November 27, 2017
Me acting like I'm from Meghan Markle's mama's side of the family trying to get into their wedding. pic.twitter.com/uRNgjukN5C— 🤷🏾♀️ Ree Ree 💫 (@AwkwardlyReeRee) November 27, 2017
From being the most googled actress in 2016 to a prince Harry engagement in 2017 which will be followed up by a wedding into the British royal family in 2018...— Young Black King 👑♠ (@pyepar) November 27, 2017
Meghan Markle you are winning at this thing called life 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/Fv0GKMZWYV
Meghan Markle, “you did it sweetie. You hit the jackpot!” pic.twitter.com/hbPXAHJlFC— Joi-Marie (@dcfab) November 27, 2017
Going to need them to run it back with Meghan Markle in it now, though. pic.twitter.com/Xx5AUOVEyd— KYLE + (@kyalbr) November 27, 2017
Congrats to the happy couple!
(Photos from left: Chris Jackson/Getty Images, Andrew Toth/Getty Images)