donald melania trump relationship history orig alee_00000110
The first couple reunites on the world stage
The first couple reunites on the world stage

Similarly, on January 20, what could have been a day to celebrate the one-year anniversary of her husband’s presidency, the first lady tweeted a somewhat cryptic message about her own first 365 days in office: “This has been a year filled with many wonderful moments. I’ve enjoyed the people I’ve been lucky enough to meet throughout our great country & the world!”

Above the sentiments, a photo of Melania Trump on Inauguration Day, her arm snugly placed, not through that of her husband, but rather a military escort. In fact, there was no mention at all of Donald Trump, an oversight that, considering how her 2018 was going so far, was perhaps predictable.

But as mounting speculation about the state of the Trump union continued to grow — even reaching the hallowed comedy halls of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” — Grisham lashed out on Twitter, attempting to tamp down the growing media swirl.

“BREAKING: The laundry list of salacious & flat-out false reporting about Mrs. Trump by tabloid publications & TV shows has seeped into “main stream media” reporting. She is focused on her family & role as FLOTUS – not the unrealistic scenarios being peddled daily by the fake news.”

The first lady leaves the President's Room of the Senate after her husband was sworn into office on January 20.
US President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania, arrive at Paris' Orly Airport on Thursday, July 13. They were invited by French President Emmanuel Macron to attend the country's Bastille Day celebrations.
Photos: First lady Melania Trump
The Trumps arrive at the White House with their son, Barron, on Sunday, June 11. Melania and Barron <a href=
Melania Trump arrives at the Vatican as she and her husband met Pope Francis on Wednesday, May 24. <a href=
The first lady visits a pediatric hospital in Vatican City on May 24.
Trump visits the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, while in Jerusalem on Monday, May 22.
The first lady high-fives a child during a visit to the American International School in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday, May 21.
Trump talks with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Nayef during a ceremony in Riyadh on Saturday, May 20. <a href=
Melania Trump is joined by her husband as she speaks at a Mother's Day event at the White House on Friday, May 12.
The first lady takes part in a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday, April 28, at the Children's National Health System in Washington. She spoke at the opening of the Bunny Mellon Healing Garden, where patients and families can spend time outdoors while receiving treatment at the hospital.
Trump listens while her husband speaks to the press in the White House Oval Office on Thursday, April 27.
The first lady hugs a child at the annual <a href=
Trump speaks Wednesday, March 29, at the Secretary of State's <a href=
The first lady's Twitter account posted this photo Friday, March 2, of Trump reading a book to children at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.
Trump arrives at <a href=
The President kisses his wife as they are introduced during <a href=
The first lady walks with Sara Netanyahu at the White House on Wednesday, February 15. Israeli Prime Minister <a href=
Lonnie Bunch, director of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, talks with Trump and Netanyahu as they tour the museum in Washington on February 15.
Trump and Akie Abe, wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, <a href=
The first lady shakes hands with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe before boarding Air Force One with her husband on Friday, February 10. The Trumps hosted the Abes at their Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida.
The first lady walks across the tarmac to greet well-wishers in West Palm Beach on Friday, February 3.