I had an abortion only a few months ago. I'm 30, a praticing Christian, a school teacher and unmarried.
2007 Jamaica (متولد Jamaica)
What were your feelings about doing the abortion/s?
It's strange to feel all these things at the same time but this is how I feel. I'm relieved that I have not disappointed anyone (except me) but I am ashamed and disappointed in myself for not being able to take charge of my life enough to avoid an unwanted pregnancy.
How did you do the abortion?
I found that it just kind of had me out of sorts for a while. I had to just lie there for about 20 minutes. I bled for a couple of days and had terrible cramps. But it was over in less than a week and I'm ok now.
What was your situation at this time?
My partner (now ex) already had grown children and was not looking for a serious relatonship or a new family. I couldn't face the world pregnant. Too many people would be disappointed by the fact that I was sexually active.
آیا غیرقانونی بودن سقط جنین بر احساسات شما تأثیر گذاشته است؟
No. It was illegal but I went to a respected gyn who did it in what appered to be a clean and safe environment. I was embarassed as his staff kept looking at me.
واکنش دیگران نسبت به سقط جنین شما چیست؟
My partner (now ex) was relieved. He had more to lose from having a child than I did. My sister, the only other person that knows was quite supportive. I'm happy I told her what I was going to do.
Do you have children?
What is your religion?
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Because I NEEDED TO DO IT!
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Mam dziecko, dom, męża zdecydowałam się na aborcję.
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It was the right decision, and it is my choice.
I can now carry on with life.
Punto y coma.
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Você não está sozinha!
My abortions defined my life choices for decades
I had an abortion
It was a difficult but necessary choice to have made.
Friday, July 13th, 2012
Hmm, he was supposed to be here by now… I sigh…