Here are 10 normal things which Meghan Markle cannot do after the royal wedding

Published: 17th May 2018 06:32 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th May 2018 07:17 PM  

As people around the world are getting all excited about the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, here are 10 rules which the new member of the royal family has to abide by, no matter what! Meghan has to forget her American life and absorb herself in these rules. | AFP
No ambiguity in clothes: The clothing which Meghan will wear should not send any ambiguous messages. Royals are expected to lead the way in fashion with their sophisticated and elegant style. The outfits which she wears should be modest yet can be fashionable. | AFP
No fur: Yes, you heard it right! Meghan cannot wear anything made of fur. The rule was declared by King Edward the third in 12th century. | AFP
PDA? No way: After the royal marriage the couple cannot show their affection in public. They are expected to be modest. | AFP
Eating with Queen rules: They cannot eat after the Queen has finished eating. Anyone dining together with the Queen, including the members of the royal family, must keep this simple rule: one must always follow Her Majesty’s every move and do what she does. So if she stops eating, everyone else at the table must also stop. | AFP
The non-royals cannot touch them: What if Meghan wants to hug her parents? No she cannot, after all there is price to pay to become a princess. | AFP
The royals must spend Christmas with each other: No matter which part of the world the royal members are in, they must be together for Christmas celebrations. | AFP
The royal family members cannot travel together: It was a general rule for direct heirs not to travel long distances together, which made perfect sense back when travelling involved many risks. Now that it is much safer and comfortable, it is common for royals to travel together wherever they go. | AFP
The royals cannot vote: The reason the royal family can't have a say in these kinds of matter is because their vote could easily influence public opinion in an unfair way. | AFP
They cannot hold a political office: This is to ensure that no one of royal background is given the slightest bit of power to sway public opinion or use it to gain personal advantage from that position. | AFP
No bright or coloured nail polish: If Meghan likes to brighten her nails with paints, now she has to forget them. No bright nail polish rule comes from the Queen herself stating that coloured nail polish do not meet royal standards, and are considered 'vulgar'. | AFP
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