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Meghan Markle's royal life could be 'quite lonely,' warns royal expert

Ciara Sheppard
Contributor

Watch the full interview with royal experts Liz Brewer and Victoria Howard on Episode 4 of Yahoo U.K.’s brand-new show, The Royal Boxavailable to stream here from July 20.

The Duchess of Sussex’s new family could be making her “feel small.”

That’s according to royal expert Liz Brewer, who spoke about how the palace is addressing Meghan’s protocol missteps.

“You will be told if you’ve done something wrong,” Brewer tells Yahoo U.K. in Episode 4 of The Royal Box.

“You can be made to feel small.”

The Duchess of Sussex with the royal family at the RAF centenary celebrations. (Photo: Rex)

Since she married into the royal family, the new duchess’s every move has been scrutinized.

The 36-year-old has been the subject of countless reports of broken royal protocol — everything from the color of her nail polish to her public displays of affection with Prince Harry.

Brewer — who gives Ivana Trump etiquette lessons and has met the queen on numerous occasions — says that as a new royal, “you’re wanting to do things right; you’re wanting to get approval.”

According to Brewer, “It can be fairly daunting because you’re worried that you’re going to make a mistake.”

She added, “It can be quite lonely being a member of the royal family.”


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