14/08/2014 16:48 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Victoria Beckham's Separation Misery As Harper Starts Nursery

Victoria Beckham suffers withdrawal symptoms as Harper starts nursery

She has barely been snapped without her since her birth almost two years ago, and now Posh Spice Victoria Beckham is reportedly devastated that little Harper has left her side to start nursery.

A mole revealed to Closer magazine that Posh is suffering from 'withdrawal symptoms' since her little girl took her first steps towards independence by going to nursery.

"Victoria knows it's healthy for Harper to go to nursery so she can learn how to socialise and make friends," a source told the magazine. "But she says she's suffering from 'empty arms syndrome now'. It can't help that she's obviously feeling so protective of her children."

The friend of the family went on to claim that Victoria particularly missed Harper's 'baby talk' and 'smiles' and that she can't bear being apart from her for even 'just a few hours'.

Victoria and David and their four-strong brood returned to the UK last year after a five year stint in LA. The move back has reportedly been tough for Posh who misses her Hollywood pals.

Could all these withdrawal symptoms mean it's time to further add to the family? Victoria has after all previously said she would like to give Harper a little sis...