"This person really did what they could to hurt me. I was deeply upset, I was angry, I was all of those things you feel when you find out that someone you thought you liked was venomous and dangerous. I restrained myself from fighting back. I tried to take the high road," Contactmusic quoted Paltrow as writing in the online newsletter.
She added: "But one day I heard that something unfortunate and humiliating had happened to this person. My reaction was deep relief and…happiness. There went the high road. Signing off, Paltrow asked the readers: "So, why does it feel so good to hear something bad about someone you don't like?"