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Published February 20, 2013, 11:40 PM

Minnesota teen's unplanned pregnancy leads to open adoption and new definition of family

MOORHEAD - Terae DeMarais grew up living a normal life outside Monticello, Minn. Her home consisted of two parents, two sets of grandparents, great-grandparents, one older brother, a boyfriend and good friends. She played tennis, was captain of the basketball team and was a lifeguard at the local pool. She especially loved learning spelling in school and dreamed one day of teaching kids. Then came an unplanned pregnancy at age 17.

By: Merrie Sue Holtan / SheSays Contributor, INFORUM

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