Meghan Markle Y prince harry returned to his first date in Volume I of harry and meghan. Along the way, the Duchess of Sussex revealed that there was a time when she wasn’t “interested” in her now-husband because she was running late. Next, she learns what the Duke and Duchess had to say about her First date and why Meghan thought the royal might have “an ego.”
Prince Harry was a ‘plot twist’ for Meghan Markle during her ‘bachelorette summer’ of 2016
In their Netflix docuseries, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex looked back on where it all began. Meghan had been in the middle of planning her “single girl summer” when Harry showed up in a “plot twist” (via LBC).
Meghan and I met on Instagram. I was going through my feed, and someone who was a friend had this video of the two of them, it was like a Snapchat,” Harry said (via Well-informed person).
“All of that, the dog ears,” Meghan added. “That’s what she saw of me.”
“That was the first thing,” Harry replied. “I was like, ‘Who is that?'”
Meghan continued, sharing that a mutual friend emailed her saying that “Prince Haz” had inquired about her. His response from her? “I asked if I could watch her feed,” she said.
“That’s the thing, when people say, ‘did you google it??’ No, but that’s your homework. Let me see what they are about in their feed. Not what someone else is saying about them, but what they are saying about themselves,” she explained.
At the time, Meghan had a huge following on social media thanks to her successful blog, The Tigand his role in Suits. Meanwhile, according to reports, Harry had a secret instagram. However, after many FaceTime calls, they planned to meet in person after Harry asked Meghan out.
Meghan Markle ‘couldn’t understand why’ Prince Harry would ‘be late’ for their first date in London
From there, Meghan and Harry revisited their first date in the summer of 2016. While they hit it off, Meghan recalled Harry’s tardiness as a detour.
“Us we meet at 76 dean street. You were late. And I couldn’t understand why you would be late,” Meghan said. “But he was texting. He was like, ‘I’m in traffic, I’m so sorry.
The now 41-year-old said that since she didn’t know Harry at the time, she thought it might be his modus operandi. “Oh, is this what he does?” I got it,” she recalled herself thinking.
Asked by Harry to offer an explanation, Meghan said: “Like you’re one of those guys who has such an ego… that any girl would sit and wait for you for half an hour. I just wasn’t interested in it.”
Prince Harry recalled being “freaked out” by his late first date with Meghan Markle
As Meghan sat waiting at Soho House in London, England, Harry headed there “in a panic”.
“I was panicking, I was freaking out, I was like sweating,” he said, referring to his delay. When Harry, now 38, finally arrived, Meghan learned that he wasn’t really “one of those guys” with “an ego.”
“You were so sweet,” Meghan said. That’s not who you are. So embarrassed and late.”
The first three episodes of harry and meghan they are now streaming on Netflix. Volume II, made up of three additional episodes, will begin broadcast on December 15.