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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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    Last December, I had an abortion for all the right reasons. Today, my best friend had a baby. I have such a mix of emotions. I am happy and angry and sad and guilty. I just can't...
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    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 2 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    I'm glad that all of you pro-life people are against abortion. You can disagree to your hearts content. But please, please do not value the unborn higher than those that are...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 1 Response 47 mins ago

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    Petition to: Council of Europe To the attention of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe’s President and members of the Bureau. Each year, many children are born...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 2 hrs ago

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    The first time I got pregnant, nearly 6 years ago, an abortion was never an option. My then boyfriend told me I had to, that he didn’t want a kid and I would ruin his life. I...
    tlk3581 tlk3581 26-30, F 2 Responses Nov 4

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    There would not be a group like "I am sick of people saying abortion is murder" or similar ones if there were no problem around abortion. If a woman has peace about her decision...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    The rejection of fetus's also extend to the animal kingdom as well. Animals do it and you don't say its wrong, they do it instinctually. Humans are also animals to a certain extent...
    ultraterrestrial ultraterrestrial 26-30, F 6 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Everyone told me when I got into friends with benefits with my ex that it wouldn't work. They said I would get hurt. They said he was using me for sex. Even though I suggested it...
    livelifefully73 livelifefully73 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 15

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    I am against abortion in most cases. I do believe it is wrong to abort a young life if you got pregnant after a drunken night, yes. I always believe that adoption is best. I...
    ForeverIsOver ForeverIsOver 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    Once upon a time every single adult was a fetus, and none of them would be alive today if they had been terminated when they were a fetus. If they weren't human when they were...
    Darkanddesolate Darkanddesolate 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I don't understand why no sex or making sure you supposingly never have kids is the answer. That's entirely unfair to the people who take precautions and enjoy sex. It offends me...
    Ginkofishin Ginkofishin 18-21, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    So this girl came up to me and said, let me quote, "pregnancy by rape is still a growing child. Abortion is pure evil! All the child knows is that it's growing safely inside it's...
    Colourfi Colourfi 13-15, F 18 Responses 5 days ago

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    It infuriates me that hateful, mean people come into this group and pester these women about having an abortion. !NEW FLASH! These people have come for comfort and support, not...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 6 Responses Oct 29

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    A woman's life is in danger and/or so is the fetus. What do you want her to do? Keep the pregnancy with the risks of her losing her life or have a miscarriage? What if she has...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 17 hrs ago

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    I don't think it's wrong, I KNOW it's wrong. If you want to cheat, leave your current partner. Because it hurts a lot when we catch you loving another person. And it would hurt you...
    PumpkinPieXOXO PumpkinPieXOXO 22-25, F 15 Responses 8 hrs ago

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    I'm 19 years old, who still in university and got a full scholarship. I live in a country where religion's influence is really strong, and I'm not sure, but I think some people...
    hitbb14 hitbb14 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 9

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    I found out last week that I'm pregnant. It's still a shock as the father left me 3 months ago in favour of a party lifestyle. I'm too sick to have the baby, and have a lot of...
    lizzied53 lizzied53 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 16

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    Back in June I found out I was about 4 weeks pregnant. immediately I phoned my boyfriend (of 11 months) , told him I was pregnant. he said 'oh, we'll have to talk about this when I...
    hannahruby56 hannahruby56 26-30, F 2 Responses Oct 28

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    DOCTORS DON'T TELL YOU ALL OPTIONS! (LIKE GENERAL ANETHESIA) Making the decision if this is right for you is up to you. But, after you've made this decision like I did (at 36...
    InformedDecisionMaker InformedDecisionMaker 36-40, F 4 Responses Nov 8

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    "Who cares and is shocked about the fact, that in our country (Germany) a baby is killed through abortion at least every five minutes? The endeavor "1000plus" - according to their...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 1 Response 17 hrs ago

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    I had an abortion about 9 months ago now, I know it sounds heartless but I don't regret it one bit, I was not in a position to have a baby, it wouldn't have been fair. Don't get me...
    DollyR12 DollyR12 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 28

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    I am nearly 6 weeks pregnant and I suffer terrible anxiety...I have constant dizziness and I do not leave the house ...idarnt even leave the house to go to the doctors for a blood...
    worriedgirl1977 worriedgirl1977 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 17

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    Having an abortion does not make women with children, bad mothers. Having an abortion has nothing to do with motherhood. If you knew a women with children, that took very good care...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 72 Responses 4 days ago

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    Abortion is wrong, you play the game, you pay the price, AND THATS WHY YOU WAIT TILL MARRIAGE, there's no drama when your married
    demonhunter7 demonhunter7 18-21, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am 7 weeks, abortion is the ONLY option for a girl like me. I have a good head on my shoulders & have a lot going for me. I told myself if I ever got pregnant, abortion is what...
    zoeeXO zoeeXO 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 5

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    Especially when it turns into this whole childish thing, when the name calling is being thrown at one another. I always try very hard to be respectful of others. But being that...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I am a 30 year old mother of 2, ages 11 and 6. I have been with my husband for 13 years. Last month, I cheated on my husband. I found out that I'm pregnant. From baby's...
    chantaliox3 chantaliox3 26-30, F 34 Responses Oct 29

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    i'm still emotionally healing. 8/28/14 was the day I had my abortion at 6 weeks 5 days pregnant. I go through phases of regret here and there but I know I did the right thing, for...
    janaeannette janaeannette 18-21, F 25 Responses Oct 29

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    even though there are some negative people here who leave rude comments… Sharing my story is helping with the healing process, yesterday I posted my story & received a lot of...
    janaeannette janaeannette 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 31

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    I was 14 when my father raped me again I truly believe he was the one to get me pregnant, but because he prostituted me out I can not be positive who was the father. They took me...
    squirllykid squirllykid 46-50, F 8 Responses Oct 31

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    A woman is more than a fetus. A law defining a fetus as a "person" and granting it rights superior to women is demeaning to every single woman in the world. Also, abortion is not...
    ChinterWolf ChinterWolf 13-15, T 5 Responses Nov 9

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    Since abortion is a medical procedure, women should get all their information from the professional doctors. Abortion is not something to be played with. So therefore, it needs to...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I am so proud when I see that many of my lgbt brothers and sisters are against abortion. I am hoping that our heterosexual allies in the pro-life movement start accepting us with...
    jmmoosey jmmoosey 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 2

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    It is time to let go and move on. Life goes on and I have to keep moving forward. My past is my past. I have to live life and be happy for the daughter I have now. I can't help but...
    CreoleItalianwoman CreoleItalianwoman 31-35, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I've been noticing lately that everyone seems to have a pull In my life. Except for me. I can't seem to think for myself. I am easily manipulated. I let someone talk me into sex...
    reneeo11314 reneeo11314 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 4

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    I'm against abortion, but I believe it should be legal. I believe women have the right to determines what happens to their bodies. Rape is against the law because a woman has the...
    xxxtop xxxtop 36-40, M 2 Responses Nov 8

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    While they are out there screaming "murderer", women are still going to the abortion clinics, terminating their pregnancies. Abortion is not murder because it is legal. You can't...
    Singlemother78 Singlemother78 31-35, F 6 Responses Nov 14

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    I took the abortion pill last night. I didn't go thru a doctor. I ordered the pills online. They came in a professional fda approved package called Mifegest kit it was $130. It...
    tryed1978 tryed1978 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 7

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    going on two years now. i am 8 weeks post partum with a beautiful baby boy whom i believe is and call my "forgiveness baby." i am currently in therapy to deal with my guilt over...
    embelina06 embelina06 22-25 2 Responses Nov 9

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    It's been exactly one month since I had the abortion. Yet I don't seem to be getting better. I try so hard to not remember and I know that sounds cruel. My mum is depressed and Dad...
    x3myonewish x3myonewish 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I had a surgical abortion 4 months ago and I feel it was the best decision I could have made. I feel no guilt at all. But holy **** did it hurt... It was such a weird pain or...
    Sunday5pm Sunday5pm 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    Got pregnant with my first child at 16, gave birth at 17. Got pregnant a second time when my daughter was 6 months & I knew I couldn't have that baby. I was 20 weeks when I had to...
    Milkmarie Milkmarie 26-30, F 4 Responses Nov 12

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