...at Gwen's mother and saw the woman nod at him and smile weakly. Ben nodded back and mouthed the words, “Thank you”. Ben then stood and stepped away from the couch as Gwen's dad stood up. As the older mam walked by and stopped in front of Ben.
He glanced at his daughter before turning back to Ben and whispering so that Gwen couldn't hear. “Ben, I love Gwen, she's my daughter, and I'm still uncomfortable with you're relationship, but I understand what you and Grandpa were saying. I'm ashamed of how I reacted when I heard the news. You were right, and I'm glad that Gwen fell in love you. When Gwen became upset, you stood up for her and defended her, it didn't matter who was upsetting her. And you admitted you're relationship and stood up for what you believed it. You have become a strong willed and dependable man, and I now realize that you will stand by Gwen's side no matter what. It makes me feel odd to ask this, but what are the two of you going to do about you're child?”
Ben looked up at his uncle and said calmly. “Gwen wants to keep the child, and so we shall. I will raise the child by her side. I am not going to leave her or abandon her and her child. I love her with all my heart, and if Gwen will accept, I will marry her, with or without you're approval and blessing.”
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