Beabea - wow! I'm so happy for you my dearest big sissy and dear Edo. It's been a long time coming and you two are meant to be. 📷 by me!! "We are extremely happy to be able to share the news of our recent engagement. We are both so excited to be embarking on this life adventure together and can't wait to actually be married. We share so many similar interests and values and we know that this will stand us in great stead for the years ahead, full of love and happiness"
Other fans jumped to the Princess's defence, saying they were thrilled at the good news.
“Wish people would stop thinking the Royal Family begins and ends with Meghan Markle, Princess Beatrice has been part of Royal Family since birth and should be able to announce her engagement when ever she feels like it if the Queen approves who the hell is everyone else to judge.”
Beatrice and Edoardo announced their engagement on Thursday
Rumours of an impending engagement betweenPrincess Beatriceand her boyfriend Edoardo 'Edo' Mapelli Mozzi have been circulating for months.
The couple, who have been dating since September 2018 and went public with their relationship in March this year, have attended numerous royal engagements together, including thewedding of Lady Gabriella Windsorin May.