10 Totally Unusual Royal Rules Meghan Markle Might Have To Follow

When you’re a member of the British monarchy, rules of etiquette obviously exceed the rest of society’s expectations. Some of these protocols involve slight alterations to everyday life (think crossing your legs at the ankles instead of the knees or performing a curtsy as a formal greeting). But the royal family also adhere to traditions that can range from a tad bizarre to overtly extraordinary: Certain foods, names and even a board game are banned. And it appears soon-to-be royal Meghan Markle might be bound by these dictates, too, once she marries Prince Harry. Here, ten of the most unusual rules that prove even the Queen herself isn’t above royal law.

Samantha McDonald