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I Want a Child

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    I want a child of my own to take care of

    and nurture Plus I'm curious on what pregnancy feels like
    MarcelineTheQueen92 MarcelineTheQueen92 22-25, F Sep 29, 2014

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    I am 26 and have yet to have my own child.

    I want one and I know that in order to create one I need to connect with another person to get to that step because it doesn't happen over night. Knowing this, as I get older the want becomes more. As I get older more of my peers are having them and it just gets harder. I do not...
    Randomguy3188 Randomguy3188 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 8, 2014

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    Some Humble Thoughts And Advice On The Very Important Subject Of Lesbians Or Gays Having A Child

    I believe it is a legitimate and understandable desire; still, I would advise that the partners do not rush into this.  I write "I would advise", not wanting in any way to preach; I am reflecting on the topic, thinking out loud, for what that is worth, inviting reflection and...
    Karll Karll 56-60, M 1 Response May 24, 2013

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    Hey guys.. My body has been doin some weird

    stuff..and its not all in my head..i really think im preggers..i hope so anyway..im trying to wait my 2 weeks but the anticipation is killing me..trying to stay positive..blow some baby dust over this way and i will do the same!!! Ttyl!!
    katsoup86 katsoup86 26-30, F May 22, 2014

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    I want a child and if it's a boy I want to name

    it Alexander and if it's a girl Alexandria
    1Lov3gummiwormz 1Lov3gummiwormz 18-21, M May 6, 2014

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    My Dear Child

    I want a child very badly. my husband says we couldnt afford a child right now and plus i am still in school. and i know thats true. I just love children and would love to have one of my own, and to take care of he or she. They are so beautiful and i believe that i would be a...
    crazygirl19 crazygirl19 18-21 3 Responses Aug 28, 2008

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    What if this dream became reality.

    .. I've always wanted to be a mother... A few of my friends have babies and I'm kinda jealous!! I want a child to hold and love and be part of me forever.. To share life and it's experiences with my child. The thought of this all makes me very excited and nervous at the same...
    Catho Catho 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Has Anyone Noticed

    There are a LOT of groups for people who wish they never had kids, and three for those who didn't and would like to have. I wonder if any of those chicks would lend me one.
    glittersweet glittersweet 41-45, F 1 Response Jul 4, 2013

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    Oh God, Me Too.

    I'm barely an adult, but i've wanted to get pregnant since i was like 15. Of course i never went actually got pregnant--I've actually never been sexually active--but I want a child even more than i want to get married. I just love babies and kids, and even if i never gave birth...
    SpartangirlTrojanwoman SpartangirlTrojanwoman 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 13, 2010

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    drifterx212 drifterx212 18-21, T Mar 8, 2014

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    I Don't Think It'll Happen

    I already gave one, a boy. Not that I wanted to do that so much. I was told, by a fortune teller, or so, I didn't go to see her, she came through me, spontanously, I don't know why. My own mother was sort of psychic, and even if some things are troubling still today, I don't know...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 2, 2008

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    Don't Go There Young Girls, I Am Experienced In This Department!

    I am dancer from way back and saw many young girls get pregnant when not ready. One of them ended up on heroin now pregnant with twins, she thought it would be great! Another only had one cuz 13 and hubby wanted it, won't tell you what had to coach her away from, took 10 years...
    TopShiela TopShiela 31-35 1 Response Aug 29, 2008

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    katsoup86 katsoup86 26-30, F May 18, 2014

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    Me and my husband want children but I told him that I wanted to wait. Although, it doesn't stop me from thinking about cute baby names and looking at pictures of what our kids...
    infinitelovexo infinitelovexo 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm sure I'll get accused of being selfish and be told that I'll change my mind, both of which might be true, but it is a personal choice and that is my choice. I think I have...
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    I do not understand the desire to have a child. I refuse to give up my freedom and ruin my boobs in the name of Motherhood. Further, after having worked in the Family Court System...
    DonnaDomm DonnaDomm 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 15

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    "You will never know true, unconditional love until you have kids of your own." I have read that this was said to childless people. I really don't see how this makes sense.
    Peridot22 Peridot22 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 2

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    TheVirginRapids TheVirginRapids 18-21, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Hi I am recently engaged with the man I love. i don't know why but now i really want have a baby so badly . I mean I want to get pregnant an all. Ofcourse my fiance doesn't want...
    gummyloveme gummyloveme 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    I'm 29, The oldest of 3 girls. Both of my younger sisters are in commited relationships. My 26 year old sister is married with a 2 year old baby boy, and my 21 year old sister is...
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    People ask me why I don't want children and then get upset when I answer them truthfully. I'm sorry, I just don't think the sun shines out of their *****.
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