Some eight months after palling around with Meghan Markle, the queen has taken Kate Middleton for a solo outing.
"What he’s achieved simply by being with the queen for all those years is absolutely remarkable and unprecedented," says historian Anna Whitelock
Twitter users had a meltdown Wednesday night, thinking the royal family's social media account may have fallen into the hands of hackers, with one fan commenting, "Is this a joke?"
Some critics felt that the royal's luxe furnishings — including a gold piano — were at odds with the message of her Christmas Day speech.
The duchesses kicked off the Christmas celebrations by joining the rest of the royal family for lunch with the queen.
In an interview on British TV Monday morning, Meghan Markle’s father said he’s been trying to get in touch with his daughter.