Like it or not, the Duchess of Sussex has quickly risen to become one of the world's most-watched women, and one of the most divisive.
Royal fans love to fawn over Duchess Meghan's stunning outfits, the adorable photos of her gorgeous son, baby Archie, and cannot get enough of her incredible love story with Prince Harry, and how much the couple still clearly adore each other.
But while the new mother has enjoyed several years of overwhelming public support, since joining the royal family, the tide has turned against her.
The 38-year-old former Suits actress can no longer escape the intense public backlash towards her every move, as well as the frosty reception she has also received from inside the royal family itself.
And now the hatred of Meghan has escalated, following her decision, along with husband Prince Harry, to "step back" from their senior royal duties and split their time between the UK and the US.So how on earth did this happen?
How did the most adored woman in the world become the subject of such vicious tabloid chatter?Here's a timeline explaining exactly how it happened.
Just 18 months after they were first introduced by friends in London, Harry and Meghan announced their engagement to the world.Arriving to their photocall with the world's press hand-in-hand, the new couple couldn't take their eyes off each other.
But this happy news didn't come out of the blue. The announcement came just months after Kensington Palace released an extraordinary statement begging the media to give Meghan some privacy. This was a clear indication that Harry was serious about this relationship and didn't want to scare Meghan off.
News coverage at the time was overwhelmingly positive. Finally the heartbroken little boy that walked behind his mother's coffin in 1997 had found his happily ever after.
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