The Trumps took turns politely shaking hands with her majesty - who was wearing a periwinkle blue hat and matching jacket over a floral-print dress - after arriving at Windsor Castle promptly at 5 p.m. United Kingdom time.
The U.S. president had earlier praised Queen Elizabeth as a "tremendous woman". However, it is common practice for heads of state to perform the act anyway, out of respect, and British Prime Minister Theresa May regularly curtsies when she meets the Queen in public, while men usually give a short bow from their necks.
Trump has previously spoken about Prince William's wife Kate and his late mother Diana.
The band played "hands across the sea" to mark the links between the two countries before she led her guests into the castle for that most English of engagements: tea. You don't see, like, anything embarrassing.
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When asked about his comments on the PM, he outright denied criticizing her, dismissed the question as "fake news" and said the publication failed to include all the positive things he said about May.
Queen Elizabeth II shaking hands with First Lady Melania Trump. "Mary Jo Jacobi, a former aide to President Ronald Reagan, told CNBC's "Squawk Box Europe", that "[Trump] has already won, he is meeting with the queen and his lifelong wish has been meeting with the Her Majesty so from his personal perspective it is a win already".
In his book "The Art of the Comeback" Trump even said he wished that he was able to "court" Princess Diana, who died in a vehicle crash in 1997.
"I really look forward to meeting her". The president is about 6-foot-2, and Mrs. Trump is near that in her spiky heels. "Frankly, they should think twice about putting him and Prince Charles in the same room".
After returning to the dais, they watched the military march past before the Queen guided the Trumps to the Sovereign's entrance of the private apartments of Windsor Castle for a 30-minute tea.