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Never that it was an intrusion of privacy but there were definitely discussions that would take place sometimes after a story was written. I would be -- it would be completely naive for me to say that every story I ever wrote, the celebrity was absolutely delighted about it, but the whole point of having the open discussion and the dialogue with their representatives was so that we could find -- so that there was that communication and we could find ways to try and work around any issues where they may have been unhappy. But I would say those conversations were rare.

But the point was that people did know that they could talk to me, and I think that's really important.

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