"Meg has silently sat back and endured the lies and untruths", her former costar says in this week's cover story.
And they've not let Meghan's pregnancy slow them down at all in their royal duties, as they made a joint appearance just days ago in the English town of Bristol.
Meghan's friends also voiced concerns about how the additional stress is affecting her.
Onto her rumoured feud with sister-in-law Kate Middleton, which her friends of course say it is "untrue" and that all the reporting about it has "upset Meghan".
Meghan showed off her growing baby bump.
The Duchess of Sussex and her husband will tonight celebrate the achievements of wounded, injured and sick members of the Armed Forces community who have taken part in remarkable sporting and adventure challenges over the a year ago.
Dad, I'm so heartbroken. We were the only two in the house.
Oftentimes a girl's relationship with her dad is one of the most important in her life. "Meg cooks for herself and Harry every single day", one of her friends said. She cooked, made tea, and cleaned her dogs when they came in from the rain. "I love you, and I'm scared.' It was endless". It's super painful, because Meg was always so dutiful.
They were in their teens when Meghan was born; Meghan's mother, Doria Ragland, raised her on her own after she split from Thomas Sr. According to the February 7 article the former Suits star is very low-key and hands-on when it comes to her home life, even if that home is a cottage on the grounds of Kensington Palace in London. He's never called; he's never texted.
The duchess wrote on the fruit, in capital letters and often followed by a heart: "You are strong", "You are special", "You are brave" and "You are loved".
And despite Meghan's dad's numerous claims that he has no way to reach his daughter, the longtime pal scoffed, "He knows how to get in touch with her". And she feels like, 'That's the opposite of what I'm saying.
Meghan styled her hair into a sleek bun and kept her jewellery minimal, wearing just a pair of delicate clover-shaped stud earrings by Vanessa Tugendhaft, first seen during her trip to Ireland last July.