Madonna’s 50th Birthday Present:

Another adopted African child for the Ritchie’s

‘The recent marriage rows led Guy and Madonna to have a heart-to-heart meeting in New York,’ said a friend.

‘Theyasked themselves whether they were staying together for the sake of thechildren or because they wanted to be with each other.

‘Guy cameback to the UK and began to plan the big birthday. He wanted to get herthe one thing she really wanted. And the one thing that she has reallyput on hold for him has been adopting another child.’

The couplewill now plow ahead with the adoption of a three-year-old girl fromMalawi they were looking into when their marriage allegedly hit therocks.

Adoption officials in Malawi have confirmed that Madonna was resuming her bid to adopt little Mercy James.