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Meghan Markle gives a hug to Worcester schoolgirl

Meghan Markle gives a hug to Worcester schoolgirl Meghan Markle gives a hug to Worcester schoolgirl
Michele Schwartz | 10 March, 2018, 02:05

U.S. actress Meghan Markle has been baptised by the Archbishop of Canterbury, the spiritual head of the Church of England, ahead of her royal wedding in May to Britain's Prince Harry, the Daily Mail newspaper reported on Thursday (March 8). When she told him she wanted to be an actress, the prince brought her over to meet Markle, who, if you'll recall, is a TV acting vet.

Though Meghan attended a Catholic school, she is actually a Protestant. Per usual, Markle made sure to spend time with the commoners (and dachshunds) who came out in the cold to greet her and even shared a particularly heartwarming moment with a 10-year-old.

The former actress joked about the British weather with Canadian student Brandy Davis, 20.

The baptism, which formally introduces Meghan into the Anglican faith, was not required in order for the soon-to-be royal to marry in church, but it is understood it was something she was keen to do. She told Harry and he said "Canadians are everywhere". We Canadians know about the weather. "I will never forget this day", Sophia later said with a huge grin. Harry reportedly told the teenagers: "You must have brains the size of a planet".

Elliott, who has previously met Harry's brother the Duke of Cambridge, said: "He came over and said hello, but when he spoke, he said "you're twins".

Meghan Markle's wedding dress will undoubtedly inspire millions of copycat styles, just as Kate Middleton and Princess Diana's did before her - which is why the reported cost of the gown isn't a complete surprise. On Thursday, the couple stepped out on a royal visit to Birmingham in England, where they attended an event aimed at breaking down stereotypes and encouraging girls to study male-dominated STEM fields.

They also gave prizes to three winners of a speech-writing competition in which they spoke about their most inspiring women. Do all royals release this much information, or are Harry and Meghan just extra generous?

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