The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been hailed by their fans as being “humble”. But the couple’s recent actions have seen them come under fire for breaking royal protocol.
On Tuesday, Prince Harry was spotted closing a car door with his own hands while attending the fifth anniversary of the Invictus Games.
Unspoken rules suggest that the Duke of Sussex was supposed to let a member of their royal household close the door for him.
Reportedly, the tradition has been in place since the invention of cars and carriages.
Although the move was controversial, Harry has been hailed for his humility by royal fans.
Meghan Markle news: Prince Harry copies Duchess in breaking a serious royal rule (Image: GETTY)
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been hailed by their fans as being “humble” (Image: GETTY)
One of Meghan’s A-list pals Ellen DeGeneres defended the couples’ decision to fly using a private jet.
Ellen said: "Imagine being attacked for everything you do, when all you're trying to do is make the world better.”
While Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William sometimes break royal protocol, their actions do not tend to draw as much attention as Meghan and Harry do.
Most recently, Meghan and Harry were criticised for using a private jet.
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Most recently, Meghan and Harry were criticised for using a private jet (Image: GETTY)
The couple were scrutinised after Harry stated that the couple would only have two children in an effort to be environmentally