Dawn helped her friend through a tough time
Dawn told the Xtra Factor presenter that she shouldn’t worry about the people who were making comments about the couple’s 14-year age gap.
‘My job as her mate was just to say: “It’s all going to blow over – enjoy everything that you’ve got and screw all those a*seholes who get you down,’ says Dawn, 33.
‘But she handled it so well and was a real Trojan.’
Caroline, 32, received death threats on Twitter from angry One Direction fans after news broke of her romance with Harry, 18.
But Dawn – who’s about to marry Bridesmaids actor Chris O’Dowd – helped to cheer her up by writing a humorous blog post voicing her approval of the relationship.
‘It felt nice that someone came out publicly and supported me because not a lot of women did,’ says Caroline.
‘She isn’t afraid to voice her opinions, and she speaks out for womankind.’
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