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“Grown women seem to retain this childhood fantasy. Just look at the pomp and circumstance surrounding the royal and endless conversation about Princess ,” wrote on her old blog The Tig

“I went into it naively because I didn’t grow up knowing much about the royal family,” Markle said during the two-hour sit-down with Harry and Winfrey. 

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“No. We thought about what we thought it might be,” Meghan replied.

The Duchess also recalled the first time she met Queen Elizabeth II and expected the meeting to be like an ordinary family gathering. 

“She’s my grandmother, and she’s the queen,” Harry told his wife when she was surprised that she had to curtsy to the Queen. 

“Fergie [Sarah Ferguson] ran out and asked, are you ready?” Markle recalled. “I apparently did a very deep curtsy, and then we just sat there and we chatted. It was lovely and easy,”

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“The queen has always been wonderful to me. I’ve loved being in her company,” Meghan noted earlier in the interview. “She’s always been warm, welcoming, and inviting.”

Winfrey also asked about when she and her sister-in-law were photographed together in July 2019 while watching Serena Williams faceoff with Simona Halep from the royal box at Wimbeldon. “My understanding and my experience for the past four years is that it’s nothing like what it looks like,” Meghan commented.

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