After over seven years of hoping to become a mother, Sue Ellen decides to attempt adoption behind JR's back. After finding a young woman named Rita who's willing to give up her baby, Sue Ellen unexpectedly bonds with her. Bobby is not too thrilled at the prospect of his wife, Pamela, turning down the idea of a baby while contemplating the idea of returning to the workforce. Written by
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J. R. Ewing and Sue Ellen Shepard were married in 1971. See more
What kind of child were you looking for?
Sue Ellen Ewing
A newborn. A baby.
Mrs. Ewing, most people who come in here seem to want newborns. I try to discourage it. So many single mothers are keeping their babies now, and with abortion, with the Pill, well, the supply is very limited. It could take a long time.