Love rat Ashley Cole knows how to make Cheryl Cole melt

Ashley Cole knows how much Cheryl Cole wants to believe she’s the only woman for him.

As well as sending huge bouquets of flowers to Cheryl during her time in LA, he’s been bombarding her with romantic text messages – up to 100 a day.

Although we’d like to believe that Ash, 30, isn’t the smartest tool in the box, his pals say his powers of persuasion are second to none.

He undermines Cheryl a lot,’ says a friend of the footballer.

He tells her that no one knows her like he does, no one knows what makes her tick like him. She really believes him.

He’s always reminding her of memories of when they were happy together, saying: “Remember that sandstorm when I proposed in Dubai?

‘Remember how we giggled at Victoria Beckham during the Germany World Cup?

‘Remember when we moved in together?” and all those kinds of things.’

However, deep down Cheryl has a niggling doubt that he’ll hurt her all over again, no doubt prompted by the disappointment from her mum and bandmate Sarah Harding – who refused to attend her 28th birthday party because of her reunion with Ashley.

No doubt their reservations are playing on her mind as pals say she’s unable to rest.

One of them reveals: Her sleep pattern’s all over the place because she’s worrying whether she’ll ever have that “perfect” future she craves.’

Read the full story about Cheryl and Ashley Cole in Now magazine dated 1 August 2011 – out now!

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