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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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    I wanna say goodbye to all the past and start a new beginning. I just found out today that I can only rely on myself. I can't really rely on anybody during my difficult times. :-(
    Shansai84 Shansai84 26-30, F 2 Responses May 14

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    I'm young and headed to college I have a scholarship and everything. I'm still in love with my ex of two years but I got pregnant by my rebound I don't like him or really want him...
    AliceRose17 AliceRose17 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    No one is ever fully right, or wrong. Everything is debateable. With that said, we are all humans, and no human should be discriminated by another human. Unfortunately we are all...
    decimatedxdreams decimatedxdreams 18-21, F May 7

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    I am 30 years old, currently pregnant. Yet on the fence of having my 3rd abortion! Nothing Im proud of at all or thought I would be facing YET Again. I have a child already that is...
    Punkino Punkino 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    I am not for abortion but I felt like sharing my story. More like my niece's story. My cousin was 6 months pregnant when they told her something was wrong with her baby. All the...
    BITTERandNAIVE BITTERandNAIVE 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    This Med Student Was for Abortion Until He Watched One Happen Majority of us have the luxury of arguing pro life or pro choice without ever having to watch an abortion. After...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 2 Responses May 5

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    One of abortion defenders’ favorite justifications for allowing abortion-on-demand is the supposed right of pregnant women and girls to decide whether their abortions would be...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    One of abortion defenders’ favorite justifications for allowing abortion-on-demand is the supposed right of pregnant women and girls to decide whether their abortions would be...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 8 Responses May 2

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    It's been roughly a year since I chose to terminate the life of what could've been my child. For the most part, I've accepted my decision and gotten over the feelings of guilt and...
    dmr0212 dmr0212 18-21, F 7 Responses Apr 25

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    Do you believe? By Brian Fisher Online for Life I often remind my two sons of a popular phrase: “Your attitude determines your altitude.” Those who value all of human life...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M Apr 23

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    I had my abortion appt. on October 17, of 2014 and I was 8 1/2 weeks pregnant. I have always dreamed of being a mother. That is literally my goal in life. Even though I was on...
    IwillStillbeAmommy IwillStillbeAmommy 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 28

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    don’t even know where to start with this, but this is for me so what the hell about grammar and what not. On the 29th of October 2014 my life changed forever, maybe make that...
    thingsalright thingsalright 22-25, F 2 Responses May 5

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    I can already hear the angry comments long edited I post this. But I can't say I care... Now on with my rant. I often see a lot of people my age and younger using the "I'm too...
    yourguardingangel yourguardingangel 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    While I am against abortion, I also want to keep this real. I do not think it should be made illegal, it should never be used. I would rather we teach young women to respect...
    avgjoe71 avgjoe71 41-45, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    You did it! Last night, thanks to the pressure of NPLA members and other pro-lifers, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Pain Capable Abortion Ban by a vote of 242 to 184...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 2 Responses May 14

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    Well, the abortion has not happened yet...but here it goes. I'm 21 years old. I went to NYC to escort for 3 weeks in February. First and last time I ever do that. Please do not...
    moonlitsoul94 moonlitsoul94 18-21, F 3 Responses May 12

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    I had an abortion on the 27th of April 2015. I'm only 17 and this is where people start to judge.. I have been with my boyfriend 2 years now and every single time we had sex we...
    becky1997 becky1997 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 29

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    I had an abortion a year ago and life has been very sad ever since. I believed that my bf st the time would not be there for us. this, based on how he is with his other children...
    brookietime03 brookietime03 26-30, F 2 Responses Apr 30

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    I'm not against abortion because I think it's murder. Of course not. For me a person isn't a person until brain activity starts, which is at 54 days. But I'm against it because...
    ThatGirlSara2 ThatGirlSara2 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1

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    In July last year. I knew instantly, as soon as i found out that i was pregnant that i would have an abortion, despite the overwhelming love and wonder i felt for knowing my body...
    blackanna blackanna 18-21 7 Responses May 3

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    It's been about five months since I had an abortion. It hasn't been an easy experience. My boyfriend and I agreed to not have a child because we are both in school and simply not...
    aawaldron aawaldron 22-25, F 2 Responses May 4

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    I always said i'd never abort my baby, that i couldn't live with myself if i did. Then i never expected to fall pregnant at 17 especially since i had the rod. Me and my boyfriend...
    Lottie97 Lottie97 18-21, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I keep hearing about miscarriages and abortions, due to eating disorders. Even after you have recovered from it. Due to possible damage. And I'm scared. I don't want a second...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses Apr 24

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    April 29, 2015   Unborn Children Baby saved from abortion after giving parents a thumbs-up in ultrasound By Nancy Flanders Fay Murrish was 20 weeks pregnant with her third...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 1 Response Apr 30

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    I really could not find detailed information on the actual expulsion of the pregnancy during a medical abortion. I had my first abortion in October of 2014 and now on my second one...
    marcie95 marcie95 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I hate being proved wrong.
    vncvmfvrtvble vncvmfvrtvble 18-21, F May 11

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    I am not arrogant enough to refute when I am proved wrong. I'll learn from wise words.
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M 3 days ago

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    I am married for nearly 2 years now. December 2013 I understood I was pregnant. I was really happy, but at the same time I felt broken... I am living away from my family and never...
    minoka1248 minoka1248 18-21, F 2 Responses 16 hrs ago

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    I recently had my first abortion about 2 months ago. It was a horrible experience. I am in college going to a Christian university and the whole experience was absolutely...
    lacandies lacandies 22-25, F 6 Responses Apr 30

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    I agree that people need to be more responsible with birth control to prevent abortions. It is unfortunate that we live in a sex-crazed society that lacks morality. However...
    Darklady22 Darklady22 31-35, F 12 hrs ago

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    My name is Jessica and I am almost 24 years old. When I was 16/17 I had an abortion because of more than one reason. I was in an abusive relationship and was too young to care for...
    JSprague91 JSprague91 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    For anyone who has chosen abortion, consider the surgical abortion rather than the medication. The medication may seem simpler but in all reality its a very scary experience and...
    MarlaB MarlaB 22-25 2 Responses Apr 25

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    I am writing this because yesterday, I had a medical abortion. Before i went through with it, i read a few stories on here and it really helped me calm down before. So thank you...
    silkyslutpanties silkyslutpanties 26-30, F May 3

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    Hadn't been coming here awhile. That is why I have been working on myself. Life goes on, thank God. And I'm looking forward to my future. I'm ready for another baby. Well...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 1 Response May 8

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    I fell pregnant at age 28; having assumed for years I wouldn't fall pregnant due to having polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). You might think I would have been pleased to become...
    libbyanne84 libbyanne84 31-35, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    Hello there, I need assistance please. Every month when I PMS. I have negative thoughts. However, there is one consistent thought that feels true, when my period ends, I am happy...
    orchidss orchidss 31-35, F 10 hrs ago

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    I'm kinda iffy about this subject. I mean, if there's a good reason to get an abortion (like getting raped or having a child WILL kill you) then go for it. If you're getting an...
    Skuggington Skuggington 16-17, M Apr 23

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    I believed you... Why did I believe you when everyone else that said so did? "I won't hurt you, I promise." You told me when I told you why I was so hesitant to get into a...
    IDontThinkYouAreListening IDontThinkYouAreListening 18-21, F Apr 26

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    It's been about 10 months since I had my abortion. I thought things would be okay by now, but they're not. I had just graduated college and was getting ready to start graduate...
    confusedandalonestill confusedandalonestill 22-25, F 3 Responses Apr 27

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    I had an abortion 2 months ago, at the time I felt like it was the right thing to do as I wouldn't be able to provide my child with the lifestyle I would want to provide my...
    Bingbong92 Bingbong92 22-25, F 2 Responses May 5

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