Without a doubt one of the biggest showbiz stories of the week is the unexpected breakup of Heidi Klum and Seal. The pair — a poster couple for a successful interracial marriage — was thought to have one of the strongest relationships in Hollywood and all signs indicated they were in a happy, cohesive and loving union.
Their split after seven years of marriage has taken everyone, even ardent celebrity watchers, by surprise. Many would have gambled away their hard-earned cash on the power couple staying together for forever.
Every year the duo renewed their marriage vows; during interviews they would gush about how much they loved each other and were frequently photographed being extremely affectionate.
Unlike the majority of celeb pairings, it was rare, even unofficially forbidden, for the tabloid press to speculate about the state of their marriage.
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