Four years after she married Prince Harry, and two years after the two made the decision to step back as senior royals, Duchess Meghan is finally getting settled into her life with her husband.
In a groundbreaking new interview with The Cut‘s Allison P. Davis, the Duchess of Sussex discussed everything from the couple’s upcoming projects, to teaching their kids manners, to the troubles she had with the monarchy’s restrictions on her life, to her deep love with Harry.
Ahead, read the biggest revelations.
Meghan is getting back her voice—and her Instagram.
“I’m getting back … on Instagram,” Meghan excitedly told the outlet. During her time as a royal, Meghan’s passport, Instagram with three million followers, acting career, lifestyle blog The Tig, and freedom to open her own mail were all things she had to hand over control of. In the years that followed, she came to learn those weren’t the only things she’d have to sacrifice.
As a working royal, she was told to keep her opinions to herself and stick to the rules, she was brutally criticized by the media and not allowed to defend herself, she lost her relationship with her father due to coercion from the tabloids, and not long into the job, her mental health took a steep decline.
There are undeniable parallels to the life of Harry’s late mother, Princess Diana, who, pressured by the restrictions the royal family put on her, began to suffer from mental distress and was cast out.
Meghan did not know it would get so dark, of…