The Palace revealed that Prince Harry asked Meghan‘s parents – Thomas Markle and Doria Ragland – permission before popping the question!
After asking Thomas and Doria, Prince Harry received their blessing.
In a statement released by the Kensington Palace Twitter account, Thomas and Doria said, “We are incredibly happy for Meghan and Harry. Our daughter has always been a kind and loving person. To see her union with Harry, who shares the same qualities, is a source of great joy for us as parents…We wish them a lifetime of happiness and are very excited for their future together.”
Doria, a yoga instructor and social worker, and Thomas, a Hollywood cinematographer, divorced when Meghan was a child.