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Old 10-23-2018, 06:27 PM
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photos from Fiji
https://twitter.com/DelMody/status/1054860757068906497
https://twitter.com/adbritton/status...59202177327104
https://twitter.com/HaliteshDatt/sta...55570996383746

Meghan given a speech
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DqOeLSrW4AICw56.jpg
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Old 10-23-2018, 06:33 PM
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Mary? Until I saw the picture I thought Fred's wife had gone to Australia for Invictus after all.
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Old 10-23-2018, 06:46 PM
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Mary? Until I saw the picture I thought Fred's wife had gone to Australia for Invictus after all.
opps! I'll fix it

here is part of Meghan's speech
https://twitter.com/chrisshipitv/sta...64678331932672
https://twitter.com/PackhamGown/stat...65380362072064
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Old 10-23-2018, 06:48 PM
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Channel 9 about to broadcast Meghan's speech Oz posters.

And some close-ups of Meghan's hairstyle -

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0334699139.jpg

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0334689869.jpg


And some bigger, clearer photos of the couple at the University -

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0334153080.jpg

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0334153315.jpg
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:01 PM
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It will be interesting to see where the journalists go when there engagements are split, later on today.
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:16 PM
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Oh I can answer that easily...with Meghan. We already have photos of Harry in a forest from Fraser Island. And this will be Meghan's first overseas solo engagement.
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:23 PM
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Didn’t KP say she’ll say a few words? That’s a lot of words, KP!

Needless to say I was pleasantly surprised.
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:29 PM
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Meghan's first official speech was so well done. Personal, substantive and flawlessly delivered.

As a woman of color myself who also had to bust my butt to cover my college education, her speech really resonated with me. The BRF has the real deal with her. I hope they know that.
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:36 PM
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It will be interesting to see where the journalists go when there engagements are split, later on today.
Agree with Terri Terri on that Axeyman.

We've had two broadcast's of Meghan's speech by Channel 9 already, but haven't yet seen Harry's!


Coverage of Meghan at the market on Oz TV now - so many phone cameras pointed at her.

Oh my! People standing on the produce stalls to get a good look at her.


And commentator saying the couple will be spending tonight on a private island.


And more on Meghan's speech!


Gee, I wish they would cheer up or something.

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0337248908.jpg


Meghan looking lovely -

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0337502130.jpg
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:57 PM
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"Meghan's clutch was made by local women and was purchased at the Suva market in Fiji"
Meghan’s Mirror

Really liked her speech. I am sure the initiative will be appreciated.
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Old 10-23-2018, 07:59 PM
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Meghan’s visit to the Suva market has been cut short due to security risk.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:18 PM
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Meghan’s visit to the Suva market has been cut short due to security risk.
One of the reporters tweeted that people were scaling walls. So I am not surprised. How disappointing for everyone but there is no way the security was going to play around.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:20 PM
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One of the reporters tweeted that people were scaling walls. So I am not surprised. How disappointing for everyone but there is no way the security was going to play around.
Some said there were people scaling roofs.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:22 PM
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Wonderful first speech for Meghan. Personal and well delivered

Great pictures from today. Both colorful.

Disappointing market had to be cut short but understandable for safety.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:25 PM
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Honestly, if there was one engagement that should’ve been embargoed, this would’ve been it. There were several engagement in Australia that was embargoed, but I think those situations were far easier to control than the market today.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:39 PM
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Meghan at the market before the madness -

(She only had six minutes there, instead of the planned twenty. And didn't get to meet the women she was supposed to.)

https://i.dailymail.co.uk/i/newpix/2...0344770483.jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DqOx8uoVAAA5z6Z?format=jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DqOyBk9V4AAniPc?format=jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DqOx-bHV4AAoX8E?format=jpg

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DqOyAIyUwAILIOI?format=jpg
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:44 PM
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Video of the crowd as she is leaving. How is it that people are able to get THAT close to her car? No wonder her security detail pulled her out early. Again, this should’ve been embargoed.

https://mobile.twitter.com/andrew_ho...93539132198912
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:46 PM
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It's a shame she didn't get to meet with them. Be nice if there had been a way for her to still meet them.

Agree this is kind of event secrecy might have been better with beforehand.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:46 PM
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The Markles are off-topic. The comments about Thomas Markle and who paid for Meghan’s education, have been deleted.
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Old 10-23-2018, 08:50 PM
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Video of the crowd as she is leaving. How is it that people are able to get THAT close to her car? No wonder her security detail pulled her out early. Again, this should’ve been embargoed.

https://mobile.twitter.com/andrew_ho...93539132198912
WHOA. That is a security nightmare. They were way too close to her and the car. Her female RPO looked like she was about to knock someone out if they stepped out of bounds. The KP security team needed to handle that situation, and they did the best that they could under the circumstances.
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