How to use paginate() on relationship and add fields to model object in Laravel 7?

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public function show($id)
    $post = Post::find($id);
    $comments = $post->comments()->orderBy('created_at', 'desc')->get()->transform(function ($item, $key) {
        $item->registered = $item->created_at->diffForHumans();
        return $item;

    return view('')->with(['post' => $post, 'comments' => $comments]);

I want to add paginate(5) on $comments before return it to view and keep this values accessible in the view.

{{ $comment->user->name }}    relationship returning the creator name of the comment
{{ $comment->registered }}    get the created field in controller

And the new one -> paginate links


Source: Laravel

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