Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Engage in a Public PDA

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at invictus games
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It's finally happened! After a year of dating, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were finally photographed together. The lovebirds made their first public appearance as a couple at his Invictis Games in Toronto, and they looked blissfully happy together.

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On Monday, the couple was not only spotted together, but they also participated in a pretty scandalous PDA -- hand-holding. According to reports, they walked hand-in-hand to watch the wheelchair tennis event at the games.

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While it's not strictly prohibited for the royal family to show physical affection for their significant others, it's rare. Think about it -- how many times have you seen Will and Kate holding hands? Hardly ever.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle holding hands
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According to Myka Meier, the founder and director of Beaumont Etiquette, this could mean there's an engagement coming soon. She told People magazine, "It certainly makes a statement. To show PDA as a representative of the British monarchy at such an official event says everything! Rarely in the past have we seen unmarried royals showing PDA with significant others at a public event -- it's a sure sign that things are as serious as they could be without being engaged."

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We're still not ruling out that they're secretly engaged either. Harry reportedly introduced Meghan to his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, recently, and they took a trip to Africa in August, which has special meaning for both of them. Plus it was her birthday. We're just saying ... it would've been a great time to propose, and we wouldn't blame them for keeping it under wraps for a while.

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