photo from Flickr. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to marry on May 19, 2018 and the royal watchers are abuzz with gossip. Will it last? Is she a gold digger? What about the racists? Meanwhile Germaine Greer has predicted that Meghan will “bolt” from the marriage, and an assortment of psychics are predicting that the wedding will be postponed, that it won’t happen, that that it won’t last, that they will have three children, etc. etc.
Astrology can give us a window into a relationship and provide hints as to compatibility and durability. What it cannot do, however, is predict whether two people will stay together. I have seen couples with perfectly harmonious charts split up because there’s not enough tension to hold the relationship together. And I have seen couples with very little compatibility who have long-term successful marriages.
Meghan and Harry’s astrology as individuals
Meghan and Harry are an example of two very different people uniting in a common purpose. With his Sun Sign in Virgo in a harmonious trine to his Taurus Moon and Capricorn rising (all Earth signs), Harry is at his core an extremely grounded and practical individual. However, his freewheeling Mars (drive and desires) conjunct Uranus (radical departure from the norm) in Sagittarius, the sign of freedom and adventure adds a radical side to his personality which defies the kind of structure which the earthy element creates. In the earlier article about Harry quoted above I wrote: