It has been eight years officially since Prince William and Kate Middleton tied the knot in what turned out to be a magnificent ceremony at Westminster Abbey. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge would share three children – Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis – and after all these years, their marriage is still stronger than ever. But a recent photo suggests that William and Kate have always been destined to be together.
A Look Back at the Engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton
William and Kate met while attending St. John's University.
Andrews in the early 2000s. The couple immediately made friends with
university and things get romantic in their second year.
After graduating in 2005, William and Kate publicly announce their romance, though they experience a lot of ups and downs in the coming years. This included a public split in 2007, which fortunately lasted only a few months.
Although it was some time before they got married, William popped up
the big question in November 2010. According to Hello
Clarence House Magazine issued a statement on November 16th
confirming the exciting news.
"Prince William and Miss Middleton got married in October
during a private vacation in Kenya. Prince William has informed
the queen and other close members of his family. Prince William has
also seek the permission of Miss Middleton's father, "the release said
The message had long awaited and confirmed that William was finally ready to take things to the next level. While many royal watchers considered it a fairytale romance, a recent photo suggests that the pairing was decades in the making.
Where is William and Kate destined to be together?
A photo was recently posted on Twitter showing that there is
a connection between Kate's family and the royal population since at least the 1960s.
The image in question shows Kate's grandfather standing next to Prince Philip as he exits the plane on the runway. The black-and-white photo was snapped in 1962. Although Kate's grandfather is apparently one of the pilots on the plane, royal observers are convinced that this proves her fate was "written in the stars" about 40 years before she set his eyes on Prince William.
"This is Kate's grandfather, Peter Middleton, with Prince Philip in 1962. The family relationship was written in the stars 40 years before William and Kate met in 2002," reads one of the captions on Tweet.
Cambridge responds with surprise over image, p
many compliments to Kate's grandfather for his good looks.
It is not said how much he mixed with Philip, but there is
not denying that the Middleton family cross paths with the rotating back
The 60's. Little did they know that their inheritance would be forever
intertwined decades later.
The Inner Engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton
After Announcing Their Exciting Engagement, William and Kate
part of a photo shoot at St James's Palace. Pictures of the engagement were included
Kate's stunning engagement ring – a combination of diamond and blue sapphire
originally part of Princess Diana's jewelry collection.
Later, William revealed the importance of the ring,
revealing that it was intended to honor the memory of his dead mother, who died in
a tragic car accident in Paris in 1997
"It's very special because Kate is very special. This is my way
making sure my mother didn't miss the excitement today, "he said
Later, the Duke of Cambridge revealed that he had raised the big issue during a romantic getaway in Kenya. He bends to a knee near Mount Kenya and has been planning an engagement for quite some time.
Kate admitted that she was very surprised by her engagement
assured royal observers that everything was very romantic.
William and Kate share a laugh
Fast forward eight years and Prince William and Kate Middleton
marriage is stronger than ever. Not only the couple enjoys many hands
approach to raising their three children, but they also know how to share
good laugh in public.
During a recent outing to commemorate the newly created project,
Shouts, Middleton is triggered and nearly falls as he enters the couple
Fortunately, William was there to lend a hand and prevent his
woman from taking disturbing crash in front of cameras. After her
regained her balance, Kate shared a knowing smile with William, who turns out to be fair
how close they remain after all these years.
Prince William and Kate Middleton have not commented on the newly released picture of their grandfather with Philip. As far as anyone knows, the couple met at random at the University of St. Andrews and were not created directly by their respective parents.