Husband sobs after his wife reveals she is pregnant after trying for kids for 17 years

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INSIDE EDITION -- After first trying to get pregnant 17 years ago – and suffering four miscarriages and giving birth to a stillborn child – Dana Griffin-Graves finally had some incredible news for her husband.

Dana, from Dinwiddie County, Virginia, went to the doctor after she struggled to lose weight and was stunned to learn she was five months pregnant.

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She was shocked; she told Buzzfeed News that she and her husband, Arkell Graves, had given up trying to have children five years ago.

To share the news with Arkell, she put buns in the oven alongside images of the ultrasound.

A video that she secretly recorded shows the moment he peered into the oven. It took him a while to figure out what was going on, but when it hit him, he was overwhelmed with emotion.

"You're pregnant?" he asked with a big smile on his face. "You're pregnant?"

"Guess how far along?" his wife said. "Nineteen weeks - almost five months."

He responded: "Come here! Come here!" before weeping uncontrollably and hiding his head in his shirt.

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In just a few days, the touching video has been seen more than a million times. Dana wrote on the video that they were shocked by the news, especially considering her age.

The couple is expecting a baby boy on February 16.

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