Singer Lily Allen turned to Twitter while in hospital with complications
Lily Allen asked fans to pray for her baby while she was in hospital this weekend.
The singer was admitted to a clinic on Thursday after complaining of stomach pain,
but – after days of trying – doctors were unable to save her child.
‘Say a little prayer,’ she Tweeted on Saturday.
Fans only realised the true meaning behind the cryptic message yesterday when Lily‘s spokesperson announced she had lost the child.
Lily was 6 months pregnant with boyfriend Sam Cooper‘s baby, so her sad loss is not medically termed a miscarriage, which occurs before the 24th week of pregnancy.
In January 2008, she had a miscarriage while carrying Chemical Brothers star Ed Simons‘ child and had counselling to help her deal with her grief.
Lily, 25, has been dating Sam since July 2009.