October 5, 2022

Prince William, Kate lack Prince Harry, and Meghan's affection

Prince William, Kate lack Prince Harry, and Meghan’s affection

Prince William and Kate Middleton had a markedly different approach to the general public than Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle as they greeted hundreds of people outside Windsor Castle who were Mourning the loss of Queen Elizabeth II who died Thursday at the age of 96.

Body language expert Tonya Riemann told Fox News Digital exclusively that there was a “huge difference” between the couples, which started in the way they “closed together” and continued throughout the long walk as Harry gently held his wife’s hand while he was a newlywed-eye Prince and Princess of Wales They acted like “members of the royal family” with a distance between the spouses.

“People were going, ‘Oh my God, you see how much love is between a couple [Harry and Meghan]But the other couple [William and Kate] They are members of the royal family. “They’re used to these things,” Rayman said.

From left, Britain's Kate, Princess of Wales, Prince William, Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, walk to meet members of the public, at Windsor Castle, after the death of Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, in Windsor.  , England, Saturday 10 September 2022.
From left, Britain’s Kate, Princess of Wales, Prince William, Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, walk to meet members of the public, at Windsor Castle, after the death of Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, in Windsor. , England, Saturday 10 September 2022.
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the new ‘Fab Four’ reunited after years of separationBut it was not without some criticism, with Prince William circulating in a video where he was criticized for his lack of equestrianism with his wife, while Harry was quick to be next to Meghan and open the car door as the group left the event together on Saturday.

Rayman noted that while Harry is clearly protective of Meghan, his penchant for tying his arm over his jacket has never been comfortable in the spotlight despite nearly four decades with royal status.

William, Kate, Harry and Meghan watch the flowers and an homage to Queen Elizabeth.
Princes William and Harry, with their wives Kate and Meghan, view flowers and tributes to Queen Elizabeth.
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“He always does this, and it’s very comforting when we cross his arms, and when we cross our arms across our bodies, it helps us feel less vulnerable. When I see this, I don’t see any discomfort on Harry’s part, but I do feel vulnerable,” Rayman said.

“When you look at Kate, she’s all royal. She’s the one. So looking at Kate, you have to realize that’s kind of what she was ready for. I don’t think there’s a question of who’s better at it. In this skin, that for me is Kate.”

Rayman also noted that Middleton’s facial expressions were more tender and charged with the ownership of her “I don’t care about you” instinct, insisting, “It’s the way I was born. A hug from Kate is a bit like an invisible wall.”

“When it comes to holding hands, there is a difference between the two brothers. I think it indicates more of what William and Kate feel is ‘appropriate’ and what Meghan and Harry feel comfortable with.”

Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive at Windsor Castle.
Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle.
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Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrive at Windsor Castle.
“When it comes to holding hands, there is a difference between the two brothers,” Rayman said. “I think it indicates more of what William and Kate feel is ‘appropriate’ and what Meghan and Harry feel comfortable with.”
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Rayman commented that the differences were more evident than ever when Harry ran to open the car door for Meghan while William stood by while Kate handled the situation on her own. “You become comfortable with what you know and expect,” she said.

As they made their way into the crowds, “the difference was definitely evident when you come to Meghan” who was warm and welcoming, offering hugs and talking to members of the audience as if they were her family. At one point, it looked as if Meghan had promised to bring flowers to the Queen’s lounge, but an aide insisted Markle hand over the flowers and keep meeting people.

“While Kate may on some level feel the same way, she doesn’t show the same amount of emotion. It’s more ‘this is what’s right,’ ‘that’s what I was born to do,’” Rayman said. You look at Harry, he’s more open but very uncomfortable. He’s always doing something that shows discomfort, whether it’s closing his arms or raising your hand and never in a rude way, but in a way that says I need some kind of barrier.”

William is just totally royal And he has a “don’t get too close to me” personality. So I think Harry wants to be the one that gets close, but he can’t because of the way he was brought up. He’s trying, but you can always see there’s something stopping him and again, I don’t think that’s a conscious thing. I think he tries but he can’t. When you look at William, I think it’s more than “That’s the line we draw in the sand, and you can’t cross it.”

Despite the perceived tension, William and Kate “know their roles” and what is expected of them as senior members of the royal family.

Despite the perceived tension, William and Kate “know their roles” and what is expected of them as senior members of the royal family.