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By HELLOGIGGLES.com/Caitlin Flynn
May 11, 2017 @ 4:00 pm

Prom season is in full swing, which means a whole lot of incredibly sweet stories are going viral. But this one is going to be pretty tough to beat: A North Carolina teenager took his mom to prom because she didn’t get to attend her own. Shontelle Howard-Moss missed prom because she was pregnant with her son, Rayquan.

Shontelle encouraged her son to take another teenager as his date, but he wouldn’t hear of it.

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