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Emotional confession Rosanna Davison shares intimate details of challenging surrogacy journey to have daughter Sophia

While I’ve never felt as exhausted as I do at the moment, I’ve also never felt so incredibly happy and fulfilled"

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Rosanna Davison with daughter Sophia

Rosanna Davison with daughter Sophia

Rosanna Davison with daughter Sophia

Irish model Rosanna Davison shared her challenging surrogacy journey in an emotional Instagram post last night.

The former Miss World (36) and husband Wes Quirke had been struggling to start a family for years before welcoming first child, Sophia Rose Quirke, in 2019. The couple married in 2014 and were left devastated after multiple miscarriages.

Rosanna was told that it was unlikely that she would ever be able to carry her own baby.

After struggling to conceive, Rosanna and Wes revealed on Instagram in July 2019 that the pair were expecting a baby girl via gestational surrogate.

The couple revealed they had made the decision to travel to Kiev where the fertility treatments and procedures took place.

In yesterday’s heart-breaking Instagram post, Rosanna shares that it is the two-year anniversary of her surrogacy journey this week.

The caption including an emotional confession about their exhausting fertility struggle: “We had hardly told anybody about our surrogacy plans - not because we felt ashamed of our decision to pursue it though as I had made peace with being told that I would never be able to carry my own baby, but I was worried that if it didn’t work, we’d be back dragging our families through the emotional rollercoaster of our fertility struggles.

“But it did work, and our precious daughter arrived safely into our arms later that year.”

Less than two years after the birth of their first child, Rosanna and Wes welcomed identical twin boys in what the pair have described as a “fertility miracle” and a “dream come true”. Hugo and Oscar were born in November.

The model mum and nutritionist continued in her Instagram caption: “We still can’t believe that just two years later, we now have three gorgeous children.”

“While I’ve never felt as exhausted as I do at the moment, I’ve also never felt so incredibly happy and fulfilled.

“If you need a little bit of encouragement right now, for whatever reason, then I hope our story helps #oursurrogacyjourney."

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