Baby Archie will soon be big brother. Meghan and Harry are expecting their second child, a spokesman for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex confirmed to CBS News on Sunday.
The couple is “overjoyed to be expecting their second child,” the spokesman added.
Buckingham Palace said in a statement to CBS News that Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles and the whole family are “happy” about the news of the new baby.
Photographer and friend, Misan Harriman, snapped a cute photo of the duo remotely, which appears to show a pregnant Meghan, and shared it on social media on Sunday. The black and white picture shows the couple sitting in the grass under a tree.
“Me, I was there at your wedding to witness this love story begin, and my friend, I am honored to capture it grow,”
The news comes just months after Meghanin July 2020. In a piece for The New York Times, she explained the deep sadness and loss she and Harry experienced
At work, she wrote that she felt a sharp cramp and fell to the floor right after changing her diaper to Archie. “I knew when I grabbed my firstborn baby that I was losing the second one,” she said.
Meghan described the “unbearable grief” of aborting a child and wrote that it was a topic that continued to be “taboo, full of (unjustified) shame and continuing a cycle of lonely grief.”
The couple got married in 2018 and had littlethe year after.
The couple announced that they werefrom their “senior” royal roles in early 2020, a decision that shocked the British establishment. The move came after reports that Meghan was very dissatisfied with life in the royal family and tired of the constant . The couple has since moved to the United States and .
Although they may no longer work royals, the couple has certainly kept busy. They ended ain December to host and produce “uplifting” audio projects and podcasts. They also signed an agreement with Netflix to make children’s programming, documentaries, feature films and screenplays.