Where are the paparazzi? Falling down on the job, failing to get a picture of royally eligible bachelor
Hmmm... Doesn’t sound promising, given the unhappy history of the Windsors with American divorcées.
The British tabloids have been aflutter since the weekend about romantically challenged Harry, and Meghan, who is currently starring in Suits on USA.
But there’s not one picture – not even a blurry paparazzi pic – of the two of them together. Anywhere. They've supposedly been seeing each other for months, so where has the royal photo pack been?
Markle doesn't look like the ginger prince's usual type: His previous girlfriends have been British blondes. Instead, she's a buxom biracial brunette beauty, a lifestyle and foodie guru, social-media maven and humanitarian activist. She has two really cute dogs.
The Harry-likes-Meghan story first turned up in Sunday papers, such as the tabloid Express, which reported that they met in May in
She has said nothing but the British media are poring through her Instagram accounts looking for telltale signs. Their evidence so far: They wear similar braided bracelets. She's visited London several times recently, and has taken a picture outside Kensington Palace where Harry lives. She drinks tea and likes Wimbledon. She's charity minded like Harry and like his mother, the late
She posted a picture Monday of two spooning bananas, which The Sun insisted was a cryptic hint of a royal romance. (Sometimes bananas are just bananas.)
People reportedly tracked down an unnamed friend of Harry's, who told the magazine the couple is already serious. So much so that he's already introduced her to dad, also known as Prince Charles, first-in-line to the throne.
US Weekly piped up Wednesday with an "exclusive" cover story citing a Harry "pal," about how the prince flew commercial to Toronto on Oct. 28 to visit Markle for a few days, including Halloween, staying inside her suburban home to cook together and play with her dogs. Apparently, no one with a camera noticed.
Moreover, this account conflicts with
Were the paparazzi staked out in preparation? Only time, and some serious photographic evidence, will tell.