Some men are so gaga about their status change to fatherhood, they actually develop pregnancy symptoms that match their wives' morning sickness, moodiness, weight gain, and all the rest of the delightful side-effects of carrying a baby. The condition even has a name--couvade syndrome. And it's not rare, either.
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So we'd like to think this husband had such a bad case of couvade that when his wife told him she didn't want to do a maternity shoot, he decided to take her place. After all, he had the belly. All he needed was a photographer.
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And that's how this spoof was born. We bet Reddit user DruishPrincess69 saw enough maternity photoshoots to learn how to strike the obligatory poses while a pro snapped some gauzily lighted shots. Click through the photos below to see his hilariously goofy results.
We've got to admire this guy's belly! Is it beer? Sweets?