Here’s the latest theory on how members of the British monarchy are getting their revenge on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for what they supposedly perceive as the California couple’s rapacious, attention-seeking behavior.
Buckingham Palace chose to announce that Harry’s cousin, Princess Beatrice, is expecting her first child with her husband, Edoardo Mapelli, early Wednesday — when some royal fans said the world’s focus should have been on marking Harry and Meghan’s third anniversary.
The timing for the tweet from the royal family’s Buckingham Palace account is not a coincidence, royal insiders told The Sun, Page Six and the Daily Express. They note that Meghan did the same tacky thing, announcing to the family that she and Harry were expecting son Archie and stealing attention from Beatrice’s sister, Eugenie, on her wedding day, October 2018.
Royal expert and author Duncan Larcombe told The Sun the timing was “not a simple oversight,” while Daily Mail editor Richard Eden tweeted: “Interesting coincidence that the #royal baby news was announced on Harry and #Meghan’s wedding anniversary.”
“Beatrice’s sister, Princess Eugenie, was said to have been surprised that Meghan chose to announce that she was pregnant to guests at her wedding in 2018,” Eden…