Appetite For Distraction

Meghan and Harry’s visit to Dublin this week will surely be met by scoffs of ‘Who cares?’, but the truth is she’s the most exciting thing to happen to the royal family in years and we can’t wait

8th July, 2018
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex: the royal couple will be bringing some glamour and pomp to Dublin this week

Harry and Meghan almost hold hands in front of the Queen” is a headline I read when googling what the newlywed Duke and Duchess of Sussex will get up to on their trip to Ireland this week. I was immediately sidetracked.

My cursor moved as if independent from my mouse to click on the words. I had to see this taboo almost hand-holding. I couldn’t live another second without it. Would the Queen smite...

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