A couple whose relationship broke down after they suffered a being pregnant loss have reunited nearly 15 years later and are celebrating a miracle baby.
Karen, 36, and Sam Cranfield, 44, met when Karen was 17 and Sam was 25 and each labored on the identical pub in Louisa Bay close to Ramsgate, Kent.
Their relationship was damaged past restore when two years after being together they misplaced a baby, a trauma which left Karen infertile.
The being pregnant was molar – the place a non-viable egg implants and develops into a mass of cells as an alternative of a baby.
Doctors eliminated the expansion from Karen, apparently destroying her fertility within the course of and resulting in her pushing Sam away.
Karen stated she knew she had made a mistake however by no means imagined they’d get back together.
She defined: ‘I never for a second knew that we’d find yourself back together and with a baby I didn’t suppose I’d have.
‘I truthfully consider we had been alleged to be together.
‘I told him I didn’t love him anymore. It was a lie. The worst lie I’ve ever instructed in my life.’
After Sam didn’t rekindle the connection, the couple each remarried and he had daughter Perri, 14.
Karen married the yr after splitting with Sam however the marriage led to 2010.
She met a new accomplice and seemed into IVF in 2013 – however medical doctors instructed her she had no probability of turning into a mum due to low ovarian reserves and extreme scarring in her womb.
She broke up with her new accomplice shortly after that however destiny was ultimately about handy her some excellent news – a Facebook message from Sam
The pair met for dinner in June 2016 and, a month later, Sam proposed by hiding a bunch of flowers and a diamond ring in his wardrobe.
Sam stop his job in London and moved back to Kent in September 2016 and the couple learnt Sam was pregnant the next summer season
Baby Louisa was born on March 10 final yr on the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Hospital – the identical place the couple misplaced their baby in 2002.
The couple married at Ramsgate Register Office when Louisa was six weeks previous.
Sam, 43, stated he nonetheless can’t fairly consider his story has had such a blissful ending.
He defined: ‘I used to be heartbroken when Karen first dumped me. I acquired ridiculed at work as a result of I used to be so depressing for therefore lengthy.
‘I thought of her all the time over the years. It was meant to be.’