Sarkozy's tender pat on Bruni's belly, while the couple were on a holiday at the family villa in Cap Negre on the French Riviera, has fuelled the speculation.
53-year-old flamboyant French president kissing his bikini-clad wife and touching her belly while on holiday in the Mediterranean sea this month. In fact, rumours about Bruni's having a baby with Sarkozy have been doing the rounds ever since the start of the couple's 80-day whirlwind romance, which finally culminated into marriage this February. Last month, in an interview to a lifestyle magazine, the 40-year-old French First Lady had said that she was not pregnant but she would like to try for a baby with Sarkozy, though her age could be a problem.
Bruni has a son from a previous relationship while Sarkozy has three sons from his first two marriages as well as two step daughters.
However, the Elysee Palace has refused to comment on the matter.
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