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Quartet of marvels: A woman has quadruplets
without fertility treatments, and they are identical

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Posted By: poster, 5/22/2020 4:26:08 PM

On Jenny Marr's 34th birthday, she and her husband decided it was time to start trying for a baby. Both only children, Jenny Marr, 35, and her husband, Chris Marr, 35, live in Dallas. They would have been happy with just one child - a compact family of four, including their dog Zeke. On Oct. 6, she took a pregnancy test: It was positive. The couple, yearning to hear the sound of a steady heartbeat, began counting down until they would finally see their baby on a sonogram screen. Little did they know, though, that they had not one, not two, not three, but four heartbeats to hear and four

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Great story about two parents and their four little babies.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: BirdsNest 5/22/2020 4:32:37 PM (No. 419028)
Beautiful story, brave parents. May God bless and keep them.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Kate318 5/22/2020 4:37:32 PM (No. 419030)
Aww, thanks, OP. Great story! A miracle amidst the madness.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rather Read 5/22/2020 4:49:08 PM (No. 419040)
Awe, the onion cutting ninjas are around and making me cry. Such a sweet story,
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Flyball Dogs 5/22/2020 5:15:43 PM (No. 419058)
A COMPOST article worth reading. Delightful and happy.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: DVC 5/22/2020 5:48:34 PM (No. 419081)
Very rare event. Going to be wild times around the Marr household for the next 20 years or so.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bgarrett 5/22/2020 6:14:21 PM (No. 419098)
"...a compact family of four, including their dog ..." a dog is NOT a member of a family. Its just a dog
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jesuslover54 5/22/2020 6:16:03 PM (No. 419101)
A litter of new Texans, wonderful concept!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: chumley 5/22/2020 6:19:05 PM (No. 419108)
Sitting here in my empty nest house this is easy to say, but what a wonderful blessing! She will never again know sleep.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bamapreacher 5/22/2020 6:26:02 PM (No. 419116)
C'mon, #6, for some people a dog really is a member of the family. I know mine is. I'll be lost without him when he goes.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DVC 5/22/2020 6:30:30 PM (No. 419124)
#6, maybe in your family, but in my family, our dogs were always members of the family. Kinda sad for you.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Videodrone 5/22/2020 7:24:56 PM (No. 419184)
Dogs ARE part of the family, even working ones! All I can say is they will get through the diaper phase all at once!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: greggojo 5/22/2020 7:51:39 PM (No. 419207)
Can you imagine going from no children to four babies, and all of them boys!! I hope the parents have great senses of humor and mostly unbreakable furniture. What an incredible blessing for this family.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: BreakRight 5/22/2020 8:05:20 PM (No. 419216)
These two need to buy a lottery ticket.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Faithfully 5/22/2020 10:06:15 PM (No. 419273)
Amazing! Follow up.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Rumblehog 5/22/2020 11:39:59 PM (No. 419312)
Wow, now that is amazing! He has all bases covered plus shortstop!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 5/22/2020 11:41:30 PM (No. 419313)
Many blessings to them. Imagine four identical boys.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: bobn.t 5/22/2020 11:47:39 PM (No. 419315)
Ah, Little does #6 know, but every dog is a member of the family. Dogs are familial by nature. You are their family and they are your family. It's like that for every dog loving family I've met. Why do you think they follow you into every room? They want to stay close to you.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 5/23/2020 1:47:20 AM (No. 419348)
Wonderful for them, although the "terrible twos" raised to the fourth power might be a bit daunting at times.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: JHHolliday 5/23/2020 2:17:43 PM (No. 419877)
A complete infield or backfield depending on how you set up your offense. My mother raised four boys but we were different ages. I am quite surprised that she didn't take to drink.
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