Meghan Markle was photographed crying at Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral

  • Meghan Markle attended the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey on Monday.
  • Meghan was photographed crying at the funeral, which was attended by 2,000 people.
  • Prince Harry and Meghan’s daughter is named after the late monarch.

Meghan Markle gets emotional at Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral.

The state funeral of the late emperor took place on Monday. World leaders and members of the Royal Family were among 2,000 people who gathered at Westminster Abbey to pay tribute to the Queen.

People rise as the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II is carried through Westminster Abbey.

The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II is carried for her funeral at Westminster Abbey.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle made a rare royal appearance at the funeral, with Harry walking past his grandmother’s coffin.

Meghan stood with Kate Middleton, Princess Charlotte and Prince George before the ceremony.

The serious matter seemed to leave Markle emotional as she was photographed at the funeral with tears rolling down her face.

Meghan Markle sheds tears at Queen Elizabeth's funeral.

Meghan Markle cried at Queen Elizabeth’s funeral.

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In another shot, she is seen standing next to Sophie, Countess of Wessex, wiping her face, though her funeral cap blocks the view of her face.

Sophie, Countess of Wessex and Meghan Markle at the funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

Meghan Markle was seen wiping a tear under her hat.

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Although Meghan and Harry’s relationship with the royal family has been strained in recent years, the couple went out of their way to make it clear that they were on a good relationship with Queen Elizabeth.

Harry said that his grandmother and grandfather did not make racist comments about Archie, and the couple shared that they regularly confronted the monarch when they were in California and she was in the UK.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex also named their daughter Lillibet with the Queen’s blessing. Lilibet was the Queen’s family surname.

There have also been indications that the royal family may be trying to turn a new leaf with Meghan and Harry in light of the Queen’s death.

King Charles III sent love to the couple in his first address as monarch, Prince William invited the couple to take him and Kate for a walk in Windsor after the Queen’s death, and the king invited Harry to wear his military uniform. made an exception for Caution for the Queen though she is no longer a working royal.

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