Doctors wanted Grace and James Slattery to abort two of their babies, but they refused.
Irish parents Grace and James Slattery have four adorable children — Mollie, Lucas, Lily-Grace, and Amelia — whom they adore. But if doctors had their way, the couple would only have two children with them today. The Slatterys had long struggled with infertility, and had suffered multiple miscarriages. Then, they were given a miracle: the couple conceived quadruplets, which is extremely rare. The odds of conceiving quadruplets naturally is 1 in 700,000.
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