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Third Wedding's a Charm for Denyce Graves -Touching Story
The Washington Post ^
| Ellen McCarthy
Posted on 09/14/2009 5:29:18 AM PDT by Reagan69
She was dumped by a boyfriend who no longer wished to follow her around the world. She found herself heartbroken and sick and finally went to a doctor who said he had news -- at 39, she was with child. Impossible, she replied: Throughout her previous 17-year marriage she tried repeatedly to get pregnant,
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TOPICS: Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: cathedral; graves; national; opera
You will remember her as the gorgeous woman who sang at the National Day of Prayer in DC right after 9-11. Amazing voice, amazing woman, now an amazing love...
posted on 09/14/2009 5:29:19 AM PDT
posted on 09/14/2009 5:42:10 AM PDT
(If we are astroturf, why are the democrats trying to mow us?)
posted on 09/14/2009 5:49:04 AM PDT
by Red in Blue PA
(If guns cause crime, then all of mine are defective!)
Throughout her previous 17-year marriage she tried repeatedly to get pregnant, but was told it could never happen because of fibroids and various other conditions. Besides, her then-lover had told her he'd had a vasectomy, she says.
I have known quite a few couples that try very hard to have a child and spend $$$$ on all sorts of treatments. When nothing works, they eventually give up and plan for a life without children. Then BAMO - wife is pregnant!
posted on 09/14/2009 5:52:47 AM PDT
(My common ground with terrorists - they want to die for islam and we want to kill them)
When nothing works, they eventually give up and plan for a life without children.
We tried the medical route a couple of times, but money didn't allow further treatments. We gave up on all of it and had resigned ourselves to "if it happens, it happens, if it doesn't, it wasn't meant to be".
My son is now in kindergarten and his sister is chock-full of the terrible twos.
Funny how that works.
posted on 09/14/2009 6:41:50 AM PDT
(The townhalls were going great until the oPods showed up.)
Bill Bennett read this today on his morning show. What a wonderful story.
posted on 09/14/2009 6:50:56 AM PDT
And what will you be naming the child? Nefertiti Jaques!
posted on 09/14/2009 6:57:01 AM PDT
by Doc Savage
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