OK! magazine this week published photos of Spears, 25, and Funk, 21, seemingly naked together in a swimming pool, with Funk cuddling and kissing the pop star on the cheek.
Funk was fired by Spears last month after only a month's employment. She was assisting Spears during her disastrous photo shoot and interview with OK!, which resulted in the singer storming off with over $15,000 worth of designer clothes and jewelry.
Despite the suggestive photos, Funk insists she and Spears had a platonic working relationship and were only messing around for the cameras.
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