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I Said No to An Abortion and Proved All My Doubters Wrong

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    My Thoughts On Abortion.

    I never wanted children before. I always just kinda assumed that if I did have an unplanned pregnancy I would simply have an abortion and that would be the end of it. I think it was because at school the girls were given quite a biased education on pregnancy and abortion...
    thesockqueen thesockqueen 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2009

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    Always make sure it's your choice girls, my abortion was the worst mistake of my life.. All for my boyfriend who I was with 3 years, 1 month after he left, could be happy now with...
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    I just can't help it ....I'm trying so hard to get back on track straight As in college I'm about to graduate...a great job I've lost 30lbs I left my abusive ex but none of that...
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    I'm 20 and 7 1/2 weeks pregnant. I've always wanted children. And my boyfriend and I had talked about having kids. But we are poor, and not responsible enough to care for this...
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    I thought he was the man I was going to spend my life with at 21 and 5 years into our relationship I knew that was no longer a possibility. Me and T. Had an amazing relationship...
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    PampassClasse PampassClasse 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    Manthaxx Manthaxx 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 20

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    I found out I was pregnant a week and 2 days ago. Three days later I was at the clinic waiting to take the pill. I don't feel like I had enough time to fully process what was going...
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    I had an abortion about this time last year. I told my bf I was pregnant. He went with me to the clinic.. And went with me to the other clinic to get the abortion pill. I had...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Aug 17

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    I think the point at about 20 weeks at which the fetus can feel pain and have a defense reaction of retracting from the scalpel is clearly far enough along that most people should...
    4myinnerchild 4myinnerchild 51-55, M Aug 17

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    theamay theamay 26-30 2 Responses Aug 17

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    legzydawly legzydawly 18-21 3 Responses Aug 15

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    A lot of the s*** that was said to me was insinuated, using innuendo, so I guess many of those fu***** can say they never said anything at all - how convenient you pieces of horse...
    wrestlingwithhope wrestlingwithhope 41-45, M Aug 14

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    kimlost kimlost 18-21, F Aug 13

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    the day before Christmas Eve 2014. I found out I was pregnant a couple weeks before hand in an urgent care room because I had been very nice for two weeks. I was 7 weeks when the...
    Ciarae Ciarae 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    enecchisantos enecchisantos 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 12

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    Two refrains I am thoroughly tired of hearing when I speak with those on the other side of the fence: "Men can't have a say because they can never have babies!" (That's a good way...
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