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2009 - 2009Padma Lakshmi announced she was pregnant in October 2009, but she was mum about who the father of the baby was.It was later confirmed that businessman Adam Dell fathered her daughter Krishna, though Lakshmi has never spoken about him in the press.Even though it was later confirmed that Dell was the father, Forstmann stayed by her side at the hospital when in 2010 she gave birth to a girl, named Krishna Thea Lakshmi-Dell."He was resolute in making sure I wasn't alone," she said.The brunette beauty admits that she was open with both men about the possibility that they could be the father of her child, but her boyfriend, Forstmann ( "I saw his face go white, then beet red," she writes."It was as if the room could not contain him, or as if his body could not contain his fury at the information he had just received." The paternity test revealed that Dell was the father, but Teddy decided to raise her daughter as his own. "Maybe he didn't know if he could stay in a romantic relationship with me or not.
"It was tears mixed with worry, mixed with embarrassment, mixed with triumph because I did have a child," she said.I think neither of us knew what was going to happen but he was resolute in making sure I wasn't alone.He held my hand and he held it very publicly." Forstmann died from brain cancer back in 2011. She says the way he stood by her, "was a great example of Teddy's character." To hear more about her book, check out her interview with PEOPLE.But in order to do that, it required that I wasn't everywhere that he needed me to be."In her book, Lakshmi also makes mention of the Satanic Verses author's large appetite for sex.At the time of their three-year marriage, she was suffering from severe endometriosis, undiagnosed at the time, which left her in chronic pain and prevented her from having sex."It's not that I didn't want to be there for him, but something was very deeply wrong," she explained. And that caused a whole lot of misunderstanding." She also recalled Rushdie referring to her ailments as "convenient" and calling her "a bad investment." The Mistress of Spices actress and the Midnight's Children writer parted ways in 2007 following which Lakshmi started dating IMG CEO Teddy Forstmann.