Grandma-to-Be With Alzheimer’s Is Thrilled to Hear Pregnancy News — Again & Again

File this under “we’re not crying, you’re crying”.

A pregnant woman revealed the big baby news to her mom on video. The twist? Her mom has advanced Alzheimer’s. So the mom-to-be told her mom the news hundreds of times, filming many of the chats, and her mom’s reaction is heartbreakingly bittersweet. Every single time.

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We’re telling you, words won’t do it for this one. Check out the video.
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What a beautiful thing, to have a mom so excited for your baby news — but how incredibly difficult too to have her forget the news every time she hears it.


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