i was in labour for 53 hours, it was only in the last three hours and in pour exhaustion that i gave up my dream of a natural birth and allowed them to give me an epidural, and then i was able to sleep for an hour and get my energy back up a little.
i was of course on gas and...
Overcome by tiredness,
My body has become a heavy weight.
My arms, my legs, my hands , my toes all pinned to the table as my body is just a dead weight.
Labour exhausted every last measure of strength within my body , not my mind.
Floating above , in a place of calmness as...