did something myself, in love and respect FOR myself. ||Allison||Ending
my pregnancy is one of the best decisions I've ever made.|
||When I got there, I met an absurd looking man from a pro-life
organization, I guess, he grabbed my arm, and told me that a life was going to
be killed by me.
|| I know
women who had babies they didn't want. They're all on Prozac. I know women who
have had abortions, their lives have gone on.
have read most of the stories you have and feel like I want to share mine.||Lilian
recently had an abortion...
was 10 years old and 3 weeks pregnant... ||Kristen||I
just never thought that it would happen to me... again.
always wanted my parents to find something in me to be proud of. They were always
so unhappy with me and I didn't want them to hate me even more. ||Mendy||My
experience with pregnancy and abortion started from the moment of conception and
is with me to this very day.
it was like in the old days... although abortion was illegal, there existed a
grapevine of names of abortion providers.||Lynne||I
have an abortion scheduled in 10 days. As each day passes, I feel more certain
that this is the best decision for everyone involved (including the unborn child).|
told that woman to mind her own business and I stood tall and proud. I refused
to cower or be ashamed.||Cassandra||My
pregnancy had nothing to do with God but simple biology: when a fertile man and
woman have intercourse without birth control, pregnancy is likely.|
not sure why I am angry, but I think it's from feeling out of control.||Christy||This
is a long story, but it makes me feel better to tell it.|
and pregnant - 9 years later.
had an abortion 3 weeks ago...|
only did I survive it, I survived it with grace and have even gained strength
from it. ||Molly||There
was no way I could tell my parents. They were unsupportive my whole life, and
going to them for help was not an option.|
first time I went to have a sonogram I was farther in the pregnancy than I had
thought so the cost was more than I could afford.
you decide to go through with this life-changing decision, change your life for
mother always said that we, as women, are forced to make the toughest decisions.
And we are! ||Spike||They
think abortion equals death. But I know, truly, it is silence that does so.|
found out I was pregnant a week before I started my senior year of High School.
heart is pulling in two directions, I have been home for 16 years raising my kids
with every ounce of love and energy I have.
was a virgin and I had already lost my virginity, so he was pretty eager.
feel good about my decision to have a abortion, because 5 months later, I met
the man of my dreams, the man I married.
||I believe that choice is essential and part of choice is considering all options with a caring and responsible friend, professional or partner.
was no way at the time I could have raised a baby on my own, but all the same
I felt horrible about what I was doing. |
made it through and I'm standing on the other side.
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