King Charles’ Secret Nickname For Meghan Markle Made Public:

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A new book claims that the late King Charles III of Britain fondly referred to Meghan Markle as "Tungsten." [Citation needed]

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According to what Vanity Fair royal editor Katie Nicholl wrote in "The New Royals,"

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The name, which came out earlier this week, was meant to honor the "toughness and resilience" of the Duchess of Sussex.

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On Tuesday, portions of the book were made available on ET Online.

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Prior to Markle's 2018 wedding to Prince Harry, who is now the Duke of Sussex,

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Then-Prince Charles made the flattering comparison to the rare metallic element.

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which is one of the toughest items discovered in nature. This occurred just before the wedding.

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Two years later, Harry and Meghan made public their decision to stand aside from their positions as senior royals, which caused a schism in the royal family.

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According to what Nicholls writes in the book, the divorce "exhausted" the late Queen Elizabeth II.

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