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Surrogate Mom Melissa Cook’s Shocking Battle for Newborn Triplets After the Biological Father Told Her to Abort

March 3, 2016

(People) – She quickly realized she’d been copied on communication between the biological father – a 50-year-old single, deaf postal worker from Georgia who lives with his elderly parents – and his attorney. What she read made her “sick to her stomach.” Says Cook: “He wrote, ‘I can’t afford Melissa’s doctor visits . . . I don’t think I can afford the babies, so I just want to abort all three babies.”

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