There was the occasion after Markle said she was taking time out, and then decided to turn up at the Commonwealth Day ceremony. The rule for all female royals that day was to wear red, white or blue, as a complim,ent to the Commonwealth. Markle wore aggressive Green. The order of procession was set as The Queen and Philip, Charles and Camilla as next in line, then the Cambridges as heirs. Markle was furious and tried to barge in – the kindly prince William and his wife relinquished their own rightful places to pacify her. Not good enough, she wanted precedence
This, I suspect, comes not from sentimentality or sycophancy but from rigid adherence to a pre-existing and outdated plan, probably rooted in the days when the Corporation had two TV channels and three radio stations. They could have moved block programming on the event around the network. My parents have shaped me into the person I am today. They are the two most influential people in my life. My parents teach me everyday by example. I value the ability to listen because my dad’s ability to do so makes me more eager to talk to him. ‘My mother has been the greatest influence in my life. She taught me how to be independent, how to make strong family connections, and how to set goals to become a strong woman. Through positive and negative times growing up, I have used every experience as a life lesson, and something to grow from.