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This Couple Totally Shocked Her Father With This Adorable Pregnancy Announcement

The couple used the "Whisper Challenge," and grandpa was definitely surprised.

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Alexa Goolsby shared the video online of her parents, Robert and Sharla Anderson, learning that they will soon be grandparents. It soon began to blow up with its crazy cuteness.

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To tell her parents, the mom-to-be and her husband Drew decided to play the "Whisper Challenge" after seeing it on The Tonight Show.

The challenge, which Jimmy Fallon often plays with his guests, consists of one person trying to guess what another person is saying while wearing noise-canceling headphones.

Goolsby told BuzzFeed News that she knew her parents would be very surprised at the news, especially considering doctors had told her she would have a hard time conceiving.

"We are a very close family and we have grown up our entire lives having family game days," the 27-year-old said. "We really wanted to tell them in a special way especially since this would be their first grandchild."


Goolsby, who is due in May, said the night was better than she could have imagined.

"Both of my parents are very excited about having their first grandchild," she said. "I cannot wait to see them as grandparents because I know they will be amazing."

She added that the fact that her video is going viral is crazy.

"The results were better than we expected and it is definitely something we will remember for the rest of our lives," she said.