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Royal BFFs? Meghan Markle Makes Queen Elizabeth Smile In First Outing Without Harry

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Jun. 14 2018, Published 2:03 p.m. ET

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Meghan Markle is quickly learning the royal ropes now that she’s a Duchess—and it seems like Queen Elizabeth fully approves! This Thursday, the 36-year-old was spotted in Chester for her first solo outing with the monarch since her wedding to Prince Harry. Click through RadarOnline.com’s gallery to see the glamorous new photos.

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Queen Elizabeth, 92, has given Meghan Markle her seal of approval, and has even become her go-to guide for royal protocol following her grandiose nuptials to Prince Harry, 33.

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This Thursday, the Duchess of Sussex and the Queen arrived at Chester after spending the night on the royal train from London.

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Meghan wore an elegant beige Givenchy dress, as the monarch looked cool as ever in a bright lime green coat by Stuart Parvin and matching hat.

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The former Suits star ditched her messy bun for a wavy hair do that went perfectly with her chic ensemble.

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Meghan and the Queen watched in awe as Chester community performers put on a culturally-rich show including children’s performances and musical numbers.

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Harry’s new wife was often caught whispering in the Queen’s ear as she asked her for advice on her royal etiquette.

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They were even seeing giggling and joking around like long-lost friends!

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Meghan maintained her composure as she enjoyed the shows and was careful to remain seated in a “Duchess slant” the entire time!

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When it was time to greet community members and architects, Meghan stayed to the left of the Queen, and kept her pace while flashing a bright, cheery smile.

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Could the former Hollywood starlet already be outshining Duchess Kate Middleton?

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How do you think Meghan Markle did on her first solo outing with Queen Elizabeth? Will Harry be proud? Let us know below.

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