It may sound shallow, but if ever there was a sight to brighten our day/week/year, it'd be David Beckham with his kit off.
David Beckham doing his best mean and moody face. Copyright [Esquire magazine]So when we heard that David Beckham now finds it easy to take his clothes off and pose in his pants, we were very pleased.
We're basically taking it to mean that David Beckham will be stripping off even more in future.
The fit footballer told Esquire: "It's definitely got easier over the years [taking his clothes off for photoshoots], but when I was in New York, seeing a huge poster [of himself in his underwear] on the side of a building, that was quite daunting."
He continued: "I remember driving past there, and stopping and running out and taking a picture."
David Beckham, sadly with his clothes on. Copyright [Esquire magazine]Err, we may have done the same every time we saw a H&M advert showing Becks' package. Don't judge.
The photos accompanying the interview may not show very much flesh, but David Beckham still looks blimmin' fit. Victoria Beckham is one lucky lady.
David went on to reveal how the pair keep their relationship going in amongst the four kids and hectic work schedules.
Ah, now that's more like it. Copyright [WENN]He said: "You have to find time to spend with each other. As much as we work hard and we love to spend time with our kids and that's our main priority, we make sure we go out for dinner once a week."
Read the full David Beckham interview in the Esquire September issue - on sale Thursday 2 August.
Also available as a digital edition.
For extra photos from the exclusive David Beckham Esquire shoot go tohttp://www.esquire.co.uk/2012/08/david-beckham/