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For this baby daddy, that means acknowledgement. In Roman times, publicly viewing your bastard child meant acceptance and responsibility that it really did come from your own loins.
Hey, Jude: Better late than never, as your little girl was born last September to one-night stand, model Samantha Burke.
According to celebritybabyscoop.com, the leggy brunette "recently bragged to friends that the Sherlock Holmes star contacted her over the holidays to arrange a visit 'within a few weeks.'" Is Sherlock Holmes Gay?
The blog goes on to source British tabloid The News Of The World with a few quotes from a "close friend," who says
[Samantha]'s over the moon. She was hurt he had not seen Sophia."
Samantha is allegedly hoping to rekindle her relationship with Jude, though he is reportedly seeing Sienna Miller again: "She told us they would get back together but I think Jude just feels a responsibility to his daughter," says the source. "Sam is also considering a move to London. It could be the career chance she wanted."
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Could this be Sienna's womanly influence? A possible call towards duty after their own rumored pregnancy scare? Whatever reason, we're glad he's finally acting like a man!
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