30 Strict Marriage Traditions the Royal Family Must Follow

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, take notes.

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's romance has broken many age-old traditions (opens in new tab). However, with just under 48 hours until the royal wedding (opens in new tab), there are still some strict wedding rules we can expect them to abide by. Ahead, 30 marriage traditions that have existed throughout royal history.

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