Simon Cowell shows what a big sofite he is in the new pics of him and new baby son Eric

Awwww. How lovely are the pictures of Simon Cowell with his new baby son, Eric?

Being a father of two beautiful girls myself, I totally understand the incredible emotions the new dad must be going through right now.

The X Factor judge became a dad on Valentine’s Day and named his little bundle of joy after his late father.

The overwhelming sense of pride you feel becoming a dad can melt anyone’s heart, even Mr Nasty!

He tweeted the beautiful pictures of Eric and partner Lauren Silverman and said that he was unprepared for how much love and pride’ he would feel towards his handsome’ baby son.

In another adorable picture of Eric firmly gripping daddy’s thumb he mentioned …. now you can see how very handsome little Eric is.’ What a softie!

I really hope Simon clears his work commitments, and spends some time with his baby as the next few weeks are scary and exhilarating in equal measure.

Speaking from experience, he should enjoy the time with his new family, as you don’t get to experience this very much in life.

Good luck to you Simon Cowell (aka Mr Softy).

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