09/18/2014 06:14 pm ET Updated Sep 18, 2014

A Surrogate And A Mother: Partners In Pregnancy Share Their Story

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Roshael Rose: My interest in surrogacy sort of started a long time ago. I was a young mother, and back when I had my first, people talked to me about “options.” Adoption wasn’t really my thing, but I knew that there were people who had trouble having babies and I knew that someday I wanted to help.

Angela and Michael were my first couple. I never met anyone else. It was almost — for me, I was so excited and so eager, I almost couldn’t believe it. I was like, “Oh, my God, they really picked me!” I was just really pumped.

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