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Kate and William's gift from Queen that Meghan and Harry wanted

Traditionally, the story has gone that marrying into the royalty translates to a lifetime of hearing tons of "yes" – yes to tiaras, yes to hot and cold running footmen and yes to zipping off to Mustique whenever the mercury plummeted or one among these pesky German relatives wants to go to .


However, if there's one thing the experience of Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex has taught us is that tying the knot with a prince can accompany tons of "no". In fact, reportedly, the Suits star-turned-HRH reportedly heard that tiny , two-letter word with serious frequency during her scant 20 months behind palace gates.


There was the "no" to her original tiara of choice (allegedly), the "no" to her request to use air fresheners inside St George's Chapel for the marriage , and "no" to her and husband Prince Harry fixing their own court.


But in the week there's another particular "no" that we'd like to speak about: Their request, long before Megxit entered the mainstream lexicon, to measure at Windsor Castle with the Queen.


Because while Her Majesty may need "firmly" turned down the couple's petition to require up residence within the 1000-year-old pile several years ago, now it seems she is reported to be "discussing" the precise same thing with William and Kate, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.


All of this comes right down to the question of who gets to measure where, a choice over which the 95-year-old monarch has complete discretion.


The Crown Estate boasts quite 230 properties, meaning Her Majesty has incredible variety when it involves gifting relations a grace and favour home. (Translation: Here, have a public house .)


When Harry and Meghan wed in 2018, it had been believed they might be moving out of small Nottingham Cottage within the grounds of Kensington Palace, where that they had been living, and into one among the palace's massive private apartments. Instead, in November 2018 it had been announced they might instead sleep in Frogmore Cottage, a property on the Windsor estate.


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