Here is his response to Emma Thompson:
My first reaction is that I would like to see him try. Emma has always been a strapping girl and would, I imagine, be the bookies' favourite in a fight with Bloom. It is far more likely that she would spank him.May I volunteer to be the first to spank her silly bottom?— Godfrey Bloom (@goddersbloom) February 16, 2016
Something her mother should have done years ago. https://t.co/KuglESukcQ
Given the effort that Bloom has put into portraying the sort of Blimpish Englishman who was out of date before be was born - and given Emma's fondness for playing nannies - you cannot exclude the possibility that, deep down, that is what he wants.