"She's been also leaning on Samantha Cohen, assistant private secretary to the queen, and a much admired favorite of the queen in Buckingham Palace".
Prince Harry, for one, continuously checked on her to make sure she was okay, and by all accounts, she did a "fantastic" job.
Meghan Markle is still learning the ins and outs of royal life.
During Kate's Trooping the Colour debut in 2011, she stood in the front, but to the far left of the balcony. According to the official royal website, "over 1400 parading soldiers, 200 horses and 400 musicians come together each June in a great display of military precision, horsemanship and fanfare to mark The Queen's official birthday". The Los Angeles native broke protocol by wearing an off-the-shoulder, blush pink dress by Carolina Herrera, which she styled with a matching Philip Treacy hat.
But while the more stodgy British critics took a few jabs at the new Duchess, there were more than a few who supported her.
She's yet to announce and charity patronages, but Meghan's first official role as a working royal has been confirmed.
However, as stunning as she looked, netizens were not amused.
He is also the son of H.R.H the Prince of Wales, who handed us our instruments of Independence in 1970 and the grandson of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, who we have had the pleasure of welcoming to Fiji on three separate occasions - in 1953, 1963 and 1982.
What's more, the same critic sneered that he was afraid that the Duchess would bend the rules "just a little too much", and he'd be keeping a closer eye on her.