As she made her landmark first appearance at one of Prince Harry’s official events, it was clear that Meghan Markle hoped to show support for arguably the biggest achievement of his working life.
As befits a throughly modern relationship, it appears the Prince has quietly reciprocated.
After Ms Markle stepped into the limelight at the Invictus Games, it emerged the Prince too had made a visit to her workplace: the set of legal drama Suits.
In a fitting exchange, Prince Harry is reported to have made a low-key visit to meet cast and crew last week, showing his support for his girlfriend’s career.
The appearance was first leaked in Canadian magazine Hello!, with a local source suggesting it had happened on Wednesday. Kensington Palace did not comment on the claims.
On Saturday night, the American actress made her first appearance at one of Prince Harry’ events, cheering him on as he opened the Invictus Games.
Ms Markle proved a discreet addition to the event, watching Prince Harry proudly from afar to allow him to complete his official obligations and shine a light firmly on competitors.
The morning after, as Royal admirers discussed her every move, she left Prince Harry to go solo for his first sporting event, watching the athletics and supporting athletes in his official role.
Sitting in the stands with his aides, in an Invictus-branded t-shirt, the Prince spent around 45 minutes as a spectator before going backstage to speak to athletes.
He later presented Duke of Edinburgh International Gold Awards to local youngsters.
Even at the opening ceremony, the Prince fulfilled his professional obligations, sitting next to US First Lady Melania Trump in a section for dignitaries and making do with sneaking glances at Ms Markle from afar.
Ms Markle, 36, joined her boyfriend of more than a year for the opening ceremony of the Invictus Games, in her home town of Toronto, watching him deliver a rousing opening address.
In a fitting exchange, Prince Harry too is said to have visited Ms Markle at her workplace: the set on the legal drama Suits. The Prince is reported to have made a low-key visit last week, showing his support for his girlfriend’s career.
The appearance of the Suits actress at the Invictus ceremony will focus global further attention on the Games, which is in its third year of celebrating the sporting achievements of wounded servicemen and women.
Widely expected to attend Invictus during its week in Toronto, she made an unannounced appearance in the arena…