Oprah's Aha! Moment with NPH & David Burtka
By RAPHAEL CHESTANG
May 30, 2012
Oprah had another one of her trademark "Aha!" moments while visiting with Neil Patrick Harris and his partner David Burtka, as they explained the journey of a same-sex couple wanting to be parents.
"We really had thought it through financially, emotionally, relationship-wise. We didn't just accidentally get pregnant," said Neil who, with David, is a father to 18-month-old twins Gideon Scott and Harper Grace. "These kids come into our world with nothing but love."
This sparked Oprah's epiphany that -- unlike some traditional pregnancies -- with same-sex couples, having a baby doesn't happen by accident.
"I never thought of it that way before," said a misty-eyed Oprah.
Watch the entire exclusive interview on Oprah's Next Chapter, airing June 3 on OWN.