Teen Dad Puts Dreams on Hold for Family

In Haverhill, Mass.,19-year-old Jeremy is trying to break a cycle that he says began with his grandfather, continued with his father and will stop with his 1-year-old son Carter: boys growing up without their fathers. "My dad walked out on me before I was born so I grew up without an actual father figure," he said. "I realized that having my own son ... I can't do that to my own flesh and blood." Jeremy is among the small percentage of teenage fathers who remain in their children's lives. ...Full Story
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