LONDON — He got down on one knee and popped the question at Nottingham Cottage on the Kensington Palace grounds, during a cozy dinner of roast chicken at his two-bedroom bachelor pad.
She didn’t let him finish the question, before saying yes.
The royal family on Monday announced that Britain’s Prince Harry is engaged to marry American actress Meghan Markle, ending days of feverish speculation in the tabloids over when their nuptial plans would be revealed.
The 33-year-old red-headed prince is fifth in line to the throne. The 36-year-old Markle is a well-regarded actress who was born and raised in California.
The prince said he tried to warn Markle what she was getting into.
— NBC10 Philadelphia (@NBCPhiladelphia) November 27, 2017
Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle are “thrilled and happy” to be engaged. pic.twitter.com/HBz30SbZVE
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) November 27, 2017