Shawn Johnson East and her husband Andrew East announced in a very emotional video posted today that she has had a miscarriage just two days after the newly married couple found out they were pregnant.
“Today’s video is a little bit sensitive,” Johnson East, 25, said at the beginning of her video. “It’s not the happiest video but we feel like a lot of people go through this so we wanted to share it.”
The video that she shared was titled “pregnancy + heartbreak” shared their overwhelming 48-hours pregnancy experience: from the moment when Shawn showed her joyful tears after taking two pregnancy tests which came back positive, to the moment the she learned she had a miscarriage. Our hearts just broke for them!
“The past 48 hours have been some of the happiest, scariest, and saddest times of my life”, My husband Andrew and I found out that we were unexpectedly pregnant, only to find out hours later some tragic news. I have been crying more than I ever have, but am still optimistic for what is next.”