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Meghan Markle Recalls Her ‘AmazingFirst Christmas With the Royals — and Shares Who She Sat Beside!

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at Christmas 2017.
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梅根马克尔 has happy memories of her first Christmas with the royal family.

In the Netflix docuseries 哈利 & 梅根, the Duchess of Sussex recalled the first time she spent the holidays with 哈里王子‘s family at Sandringham in 2017, ahead of their royal wedding.

I remember so vividly the first Christmas at Sandringham,” 梅根, 41, 说过. “Calling my mom, 她就像, ‘How’s it going?’ 我说, '天啊, it’s amazing.’ ”

It’s just like a big family like I always wanted,” 她补充说. “And there was just this constant movement and energy and fun.

比阿特丽斯公主, 尤金妮公主, 安妮公主, Princess Royal, 安德鲁王子, Duke of York, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-william/" data-inlink="true">威廉王子</a>, 剑桥公爵, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-philip/" data-inlink="true">菲利普亲王</a>, Duke of Edinburgh, 凯瑟琳, 剑桥公爵夫人, <a href="https://people.com/tag/meghan-markle/" data-inlink="true">梅根马克尔</a> 和 <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-harry/" data-inlink="true">哈里王子</a&g一种; attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

比阿特丽斯公主, 尤金妮公主, 安妮公主, Princess Royal, 安德鲁王子, Duke of York, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-william/" data-inlink="true">威廉王子</a>, 剑桥公爵, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-philip/" data-inlink="true">菲利普亲王</a>, Duke of Edinburgh, 凯瑟琳, 剑桥公爵夫人, <a href="https://people.com/tag/meghan-markle/" data-inlink="true">梅根马克尔</a> 和 <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-harry/" data-inlink="true">哈里王子</a&g一种; attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

凯特·米德尔顿, 威廉王子, 梅根马克尔哈里王子 at Christmas 2017.
克里斯杰克逊/盖蒂图片社

At dinner, Meghan sat next toH’s grandfather,” 菲利普亲王 — and thought their conversation went well.

And I just thought it was so wonderful. 我就像, '哦, we chatted, and it was so great. And I talked about this and talked about this,’ ” she recalled — although she said that 哈里王子 later informed her that shehad his bad ear,” 意义 菲利普亲王 likely couldn’t hear their entire chat.

梅根说, “我像, ‘Oh — well, I thought it went really well.’ ”

Following the holiday celebrations, 哈里王子 told BBC Radio 4 that Christmas with his bride-to-be wasfantastic.” “She really enjoyed it,” he said in 2017. “The family loved having her there.

Meghan’s appearance was a departure from typical protocol, 作为 unmarried partners of royals had previously not been invited to Sandringham 大日子. (作为 威廉王子‘s fiancée back in 2010, 凯特·米德尔顿 did not attend Christmas services with him.)

<a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-william/" data-inlink="true">威廉王子</a>, 剑桥公爵, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-philip/" data-inlink="true">菲利普亲王</a>, Duke of Edinburgh, 凯瑟琳, 剑桥公爵夫人, <a href="https://people.com/tag/meghan-markle/" data-inlink="true">梅根马克尔</a> 和 <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-harry/" data-inlink="true">哈里王子</a&g一种; attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

<a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-william/" data-inlink="true">威廉王子</a>, 剑桥公爵, <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-philip/" data-inlink="true">菲利普亲王</a>, Duke of Edinburgh, 凯瑟琳, 剑桥公爵夫人, <a href="https://people.com/tag/meghan-markle/" data-inlink="true">梅根马克尔</a> 和 <a href="https://people.com/tag/prince-harry/" data-inlink="true">哈里王子</a&g一种; attend Christmas Day Church service at Church of St Mary Magdalene on December 25, 2017 在金斯林

威廉王子, 凯特·米德尔顿, 梅根马克尔哈里王子 at Christmas 2017.
克里斯杰克逊/盖蒂图片社

Following their May 2018 婚礼, 哈里王子 and Meghan headed to Sandringham for a traditional royal Christmas again that December. 当时, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were expecting their first child, 和儿子 阿奇哈里森 was born in May 2019.

在 2019, the couple decided to spend their first holiday season as a family of three privately in Canada.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are looking forward to extended family time towards the end of this month,” Buckingham Palace said in a 十一月 2019 陈述. “Having spent the last two Christmases at Sandringham, Their Royal Highnesses will spend the holiday this year, as a new family, with the Duchessmother Doria Ragland. This decision is in line with precedent set previously by other members of the Royal Family, and has the support of Her Majesty The Queen.

皇室成员在圣诞节参加教堂

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威廉王子, 凯特·米德尔顿, 梅根马克尔哈里王子 on Christmas Day 2018.
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在一月 2020, 梅根和 哈里王子 announced their intention to step back as working members of the royal family. They relocated to Meghan’s home state of California later that year, staying in Tyler Perry’s Los Angeles home before buying a home in Montecito.

梅根和 哈里王子 spent their first Christmas as a family of four 去年, having welcomed daughter Lilibet Diana in June.

“今年, 2021, 我们欢迎我们的女儿, 莉莉贝特, 致全世界. 阿奇让我们成为“妈妈”’ 和“爸爸”, 莉莉让我们成为一家人. 正如我们所期待的 2022, we have made donations on your behalf to several organizations that honor and protect families — from those being relocated from Afghanistan, to American families in need of paid parental leave,” they said in their holiday card.