Victoria Beckham opens up about the moment she fell for David Beckham: 'Love at first sight does exist'

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Victoria and David Beckham have been married for 17 years and share four children, but the famed fashion designer remembers the moment they met like it was yesterday. Victoria, 42, covers the October issue of British Vogue, inside penning a letter to her teenage self.

In the note, titled, "What I Wish I'd Known," the former Spice Girl gets candid about her first encounter with the future soccer star.

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"Yes, love at first sight does exist," she wrote to her younger self. "It will happen to you in the Manchester United players' lounge – although you will get a little drunk, so exact details are hazy."

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She also revealed her first impression of her future husband.

"While the other football players stand at the bar drinking with their mates, you will see David standing aside with his family. (He's not even in the first team at this stage – you are the famous one)," she writes. "And he has such a cute smile. You, too, are close to your family, and you will think how similar he feels to you. He's going to ask for your number. (He still has the London-to-Manchester plane ticket on which you wrote it.)"

The mother of four also addressed some of her youthful insecurities, saying, "I know you are struggling right now. You are not the prettiest, or the thinnest, or the best at dancing at the Laine Theatre Arts college. You have never properly fitted in... You have bad acne. You think the principal has put you at the back of the end-of-year show (in a humiliatingly bright purple Lycra leotard) because you are too plump to go at the front. (This may or may not be true.)"


She went on to poke fun at her fashion evolution, from her wild Spice Girls days to her more refined present looks.

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"You are going to have so much fun with your clothes – PVC catsuits; chokers that say absurd things; weird spiky blonde hair," she wrote. "It will never occur to you that you appear ridiculous. You will turn up at awards ceremonies resembling a drag queen. But I look back at you and smile.

For her cover look, Victoria wore a belted trench coat with nothing else, flashing her wrist tattoo that features her husband's initials.

To see how Victoria and David celebrated their son Romeo's recent birthday, watch the video below!

David and Victoria Beckham Adorably Wish Son Romeo a Happy Birthday!

Check out more from Victoria and David in the gallery below!

Victoria Beckham through the years
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Designer Victoria Beckham speaks on stage at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards where she receives an award, in the Manhattan borough of New York November 9, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
British designer and singer Victoria Beckham arrives for the 2016 American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) Hong Kong gala at Shaw Studios in Hong Kong on March 19, 2016. / AFP / ANTHONY WALLACE (Photo credit should read ANTHONY WALLACE/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 14: Victoria Beckham leaves Balthazar on February 14, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 14: Designer Victoria Beckham walks the runway at Victoria Beckham Fall 2016 during New York Fashion Week at The Cunard Building on February 14, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Antonio de Moraes Barros Filho/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 13: Victoria Beckham is seen walking in soho in a Adidas Stan Smith shoes on February 13, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - FEBRUARY 09: Singer Victoria Beckham is seen walking in Soho on February 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 30: Victoria Beckham The Global Gift Gala at Four Seasons Hotel on November 30, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 12: Victoria Beckham seen leaving her new Dover Street store on September 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Neil P. Mockford/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08: Designer Victoria Beckham is seen in Soho on September 8, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/FilmMagic)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 04: Victoria Beckham leaving the Glamour awards on June 4, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Mark Robert Milan/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: Designer Victoria Beckham poses on the runway at the Victoria Beckham Spring 2013 presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at New York Public Library on September 9, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Peter Michael Dills/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 28: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME. MANDATORY CREDIT PHOTO BY DAVE M. BENETT/GETTY IMAGES REQUIRED) Designer Victoria Beckham attends a Dinner at the British Fashion Awards 2011 at The Savoy Hotel on November 28, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images)
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 24: Singer Victoria Beckham arrives at Victoria Beckham And Eva Longoria Parker Host New LG Phones Launch Partyat Soho House on May 24, 2010 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 12: Spice Girls Geri Halliwell, Melanie Chisholm, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown, and Victoria Beckham name the Virgin Atlantic plane 'Spice One' at Los Angeles International Airport on December 12, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LAS VEGAS, UNITED STATES - DECEMBER 09: *** EXCLUSIVE ACCESS *** Victoria Beckham of the Spice Girls performs during The Return of Spice Girls World Tour at the Mandalay Bay Events Center on December 9, 2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by MJ Kim/Spice Girls LLP via Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JUNE 03: England and Real Madrid football player David Beckham and wife Victoria pose at 'The David Beckham Academy' launch party at Creative Artists Agency on June 3, 2005 in Beverly Hills, California. The reception was a celebration in the partnership between sports and entertainment AEG and Beckham, which has established the Los Angeles and London locations of the David Beckham Academy. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for AEG)
LOS ANGELES - JUNE 4: Singer Victoria Beckham attends a promotion for her new VB Rock & Republic Jeans Collection at Kitson on June 4, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Stephen Shugerman/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 05: *** EXCLUSIVE ACCESS *** Victoria Beckham of the Spice Girls performs on stage during The Return of Spice Girls World Tour at Staples Center on December 5, 2007 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by MJ Kim/Spice Girls LLP via Getty Images)
UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 24: BRIT AWARDS, EARLS COURT Photo of SPICE GIRLS, Group portrait L-R Geri Halliwell , Victoria Adams (Beckham) , Melanie Chisholm (Mel C) , Emma Bunton and Melanie Brown (Mel B) (Photo by Patrick Ford/Redferns)
SPAIN - JANUARY 01: AMIGO AWARDS Photo of Victoria BECKHAM and Victoria ADAMS and SPICE GIRLS, Victoria Adams (Beckham) performing live on stage (Photo by JMEnternational/Redferns)
English singer Victoria Adams, later Beckham, aka Posh Spice of the Spice Girls, in Paris, September 1996. (Photo by Tim Roney/Getty Images)

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