Zayn Malik Opens Up About Expecting A Child With Gigi Hadid
Zayn Malik Has Revealed How He Feels About Expecting A Child With Girlfriend, Gigi Hadid
It's been about two weeks since Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik broke the internet with their expected baby news. And now, Zayn has revealed how he feels about the couple's baby news.
A close source to the former One Direction star announced that Zayn, much like Gigi, "couldn't be more thrilled about the news".
Another source close to the 27-year-old Bradford native told Cosmopolitan that despite the couple having their issues in the past. The "PillowTalk" singer has always "has always been so into Gigi and she's always been such a big part of his life... Even when there were times that they weren't a couple, the love was still very much there," explained the source.
The announcements come after an image of Zayn's latest tattoo triggered rumors of a potential engagement to the Palestinian American model.
The photo of Zayn's latest ink was shared by jeweler George Khalife, who recently sent the couple some evil eye bracelets.
Zayn's tattoo can be seen on his left forearm and features Kahlil Gibran's poem, "On Marriage".
The famous poem by the late Lebanese-American poet and writer reads as follows:
"Then Almitra spoke again and said, And what of Marriage, master?
And he answered saying: You were born together, and together you shall be forevermore.
You shall be together when the white wings of death scatter your days.
Ay, you shall be together even in the silent memory of God.
But let there be spaces in your togetherness,
And let the winds of the heavens dance between you.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love:
Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Fill each other's cup but drink not from one cup.
Give one another of your bread but eat not from the same loaf.
Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each one of your be alone,
Even as the strings of the lute are alone though they quiver with the same music.
Give your hearts, but not into each other's keeping.
For only the hand of Life can contain your hearts.
And stand together yet not too near together:
For the pillars of the temple stand apart,
And the oak tree and the cypress grow not in each other's shadow."
Zayn's new ink was spotted just days after Gigi officially confirmed that she is expecting her first child with the "PillowTalk" singer.
The Palestinian-American model, 25, announced the exciting news while appearing on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last week.
While we wait to find out if the pair have secretly wed or if wedding bells are in their imminent future, here's a look at all of the milestones from the couple's relationship so far.
In Nov. 2015: Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik are photographed leaving Justin Bieber's American Music Awards after-party together.
In Jan. 2016: Malik refers to Gigi as his "good friend."
In Jan. 2016: The music video for "Pillow Talk" premieres on Jan. 28, confirming that the pair are more than friends.
In Jan. 2016: Zayn somewhat confirms their relationship. During an interview with Zach Sang & The Gang, the radio hosts refer to Gigi as his girlfriend, and Zayn does not correct them.
In April 2016: The couple do a spread together in Naples for Vogue. In the feature, Zayn is referred to as Gigi's "real-life boyfriend."
In May 2016: The pair make their red-carpet debut at the prestigious Met Gala.
In Jan. 2017: Gigi Hadid sparks rumors of an engagement after she is photographed wearing a ring on her wedding finger.
In March 2018: The couple end their relationship. The pair announced via Twitter that they had ended their relationship.
In April 2018: The duo is spotted looking happy in love in New York City.
In June 2018: Zayn does an interview with GQ Magazine, where he announces that the pair do not need to confirm their relationship because "they're adults."
In Aug. 2018: The couple celebrate Eid Al-Adha in the UK with Zayn's family. The former One Directioner's sister, Waliyha shared a few snaps from the occasion on Instagram.
In Oct. 2018: Gigi posts a snap of the two on Instagram, alongside the caption: "Flyin' home to be with my happy place."
In Jan. 2019: The pair break up (again), with insiders claiming that "both [Gigi and Zayn have] been really focused on themselves and their separate careers."
In Nov. 2019: Rumors of a Zigi reunion begin. According to a source at E!, Hadid "has always had a soft spot for Zayn, and they have a lot of history together."
In Dec. 2019: Gigi gives Zayn's mom, Trisha, a shout-out in an Instagram Story. The 25-year-old model tagged Malik's mom in her Instagram story after preparing one of her recipes.
In Jan. 2020: Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik are photographed celebrating Zayn's 27th birthday in New York. The two stepped out with Bella Hadid and Dua Lipa, who is dating Gigi's younger brother Anwar.
In Feb. 2020: The Palestinian-American model confirms their relationship by sharing a cute Valentine's Day post on Instagram. In the snap shared on Gigi's photography account, gisposable, Zayn can be seen visiting the Hadid family farm in Pennsylvania. Gigi captioned the post: "HEY VALENTINE Z on the farm ♡ Dec 2019".
In Feb. 2020: Gigi defends Zayn from YouTuber Jake Paul in what would surely become one of the most iconic celebrity Twitter takedowns in history.
In April 2020: Gigi Hadid spends her 25th birthday with Zayn and her family.
In April 2020: TMZ breaks the news that the couple is expecting a child together. "Family sources" for the model tell TMZ that Hadid is 20 weeks along, but she has not yet publicly confirmed the news.
In April 2020: Gender Reveal. Family sources close to the pair reportedly told TMZ that the couple is expecting a baby girl.
In April 2020:Gigi Hadid's mom, Yolanda, likes an Elle UK Instagram post, which features her interview with Dutch radio station RLT Boulevard. During her interview, the mom-of-three reveals that she can't wait to be a grandmother in Sept.
In April 2020: Gigi Hadid officially confirmed that she is expecting her first child with her boyfriend, Zayn Malik. The Palestinian-American model, 25, announced the exciting news while appearing on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.
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