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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry referenced “Baby Sussex” for the first time on Instagram on Monday —just a few weeks (or maybe even days before the anticipated birth of the newest royal.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex and thanked the fans for supporting charities in lieu of sending baby gifts, a suggestion of the royal couple to the fans a week earlier. These charities are The Lunch Box Fund, Village, Well-Child and Baby2Baby.
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“Or a $5 donation of € 1000 contribution, offering to volunteer, or spreading the word – you’ve played. And in the name of The Duke and Duchess (and Baby Sussex), thank you very much,” the post said.
The royal couple went on to explain the enormous impact that their fans had on these charities.
“Their Royal Highnesses wanted you to know the impact of your support – the direct impact of your donation, energy, and action!” the post read. “You have chosen to be a part of the collective good, and you have really made a difference.”
After explaining how the charities were affected, the royal couple end their post with: “You have made this possible. Thank you.”
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Fans commented on the post, admittedly, she thought it was going to be a post to announce Markle went into labor.
“I get anxiety every time that you post to think that the baby news,” one person commented.
Another person wrote: “My heart skipped a beat, I thought it was baby time!!!”
“This is so wonderful,” someone else said. “But seriously, if this message appears, my heart stops for a few seconds. I am not prepared for that birth announcement.”
A fan to emphasize how incredible it was that so good was done because of the royal baby, saying: “Your precious baby is not even born and already is changing the world for the good.”
Last week, Kensington Palace announced Markle and Prince Harry plan to the birth of their baby private.
“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very grateful for the goodwill that they have received from people throughout the United Kingdom and around the world as they prepare to welcome their baby,” the palace said in a statement.
“Their Royal Highnesses have a personal decision to keep the plans around the arrival of their baby private. The Duke and Duchess are looking forward to sharing the exciting news with everyone once they have had the chance to celebrate privately as a family.”