Cheryl Cole’s estranged husband Ashley is becoming convinced the Girls Aloud star will take him back despite a string of extramarital affairs. “They’re communicating constantly. They’re always on the phone, especially by text,” a friend of the soccer star told News of the World. “It’s not just Ashley, Cheryl is actively engaged. She knows she shouldn’t be, but her heart tells her otherwise. Until last week she’d been furious with him and had nothing nice to say. But sometimes she has called him babe. For her that’s the natural thing to do – she loves the man, after all. He’s taking a lot of hope from that, being very cocky and telling people he and Cheryl will definitely work things out.”
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