Meghan and Harry will tie the knot just after Kate Middleton's due date – as the Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with her third child – with the palace admitting it will be a busy time for the royals in the lead up to summer 2018.Here's everything you need to about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's nuptials...Meghan Markle and Prince Harry got engaged after 18 months of dating, which was confirmed by Kensington Palace on Twitter.Following the engagement Prince William's brother confirmed the wedding will take place on May 19, a Saturday.However, one particularity of the human species is that pair bonds are often formed without necessarily having the intention of reproduction.In modern times, emphasis on the institution of marriage, generally described as a male-female bond, has obscured pair bonds formed by same-sex and transsexual couples, and that many heterosexual couples also bond for life without offspring, or that often pairs that do have offspring separate.The same applied for the Queen and Prince Phillip on November 20, 1947.Just days after the announcement, Kensington Palace and Clarence House confirmed two important details – when and where. "Her Majesty The Queen has granted permission for the wedding to take place at the Chapel.
Prince Harry has informed The Queen and other close members of The Royal Family. Meghan is said to have sent a gift to her future sister-in-law, according to publication Woman's Day, in the form of a rose gold diamond bracelet worth over £1,000.
As humans societies have evolved from hunter-gatherers into civilized societies, there have been substantial changes in relations between men and women, with perhaps one of a few remaining biological constants being that both adult women and men must have sexual intercourse for human procreation to happen.