The Mirror reports that former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham was so desperate not to lose her husband David that she threatened to go on hunger strike if he walked out. “If you leave me, I won’t eat again!” she screamed at the England captain during a heated argument at their Madrid home. A friend of the singer added, “She begged and begged him to stay…she’d do and say anything to stop him leaving.”
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David Beckham Answers Former Nanny’s Charges
David Beckham spoke with reporters the other day to answer to claims made by he and ex-Spice Girl wife Victoria Beckham’s former nanny Abbie Gibson. “I can’t say too much because there are a lot of legal things going on at the moment,” said Beckham, who will turn 30 next Monday. “What I will say, though, is that the reason I keep my mind on football is that me and my wife are happy. People might not think we’re normal, but we’re normal. Of course we have arguments, like everybody, but at the end of the day I know that I love my wife.”
Beckhams To Sue Former Nanny & News Of The World
Sky News reports that former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham and hubby David are suing their former nanny Abbie Gibson for breach of confidence over allegations about the state of their marriage published in News of the World, which the Beckhams are also taking legal action against. “The Beckhams will be commencing legal proceedings against their former nanny, Abbie Gibson, for breach of confidence,” a spokesman for the couple confirmed. “They will also be applying to the courts to amend their outstanding action commenced last year against the News of the World to include all of these issues by way of seeking aggravated damages.”