They’re not allowed to engage in public displays of affection, use social media, sign autographs or take selfies, and have to walk behind Prince William and Kate Middleton at all times. Oh, AND THEY’RE NOT TO EAT SHELLFISH.
But now, perhaps the most bizarre of all royal rules has been unearthed, and it all has to do with custody arrangements.
According to royal expert Marlene Koenig, who spoke to news.com.au, “The sovereign has legal custody of the minor grandchildren”.
That is, Queen Elizabeth II, and not Prince William and Kate Middleton, has custody of Prince George, Princess Charlotte, and Prince Louis, and when Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have children of their own, the same rule will apply.