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Old 02-13-2009, 07:22 AM   #1
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13 Year Old Sussex Boy becomes Father

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Well, i'm sure everyone in the UK has heard about this. I have to say I was shocked by this story - I really didn't think that things were this bad regarding sex education and awareness.

What is perhaps even more shocking, is that the parents of both children involved seem to think it's a perfectly normal occurence for a 12 and 15 year old:

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Originally Posted by Boy's Father
He could have shrugged his shoulders and sat at home on his Playstation. But he has been at the hospital every day.
There's no way on Earth either of them could fully understand the implications of having a child, and it's doubtful that the boy knew exactly what he was getting into.

Now it seems that they've both cut their childhood short for something most people in their 20s would think twice about doing.

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