Casey

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Medical abortion, 19 years old

2014 United States

What were your feelings about doing the abortion/s?

Although it was probably the right choice to make for my future, I have felt very guilty about it and still cry about it months later. I keep seeing the little fingers in my mind and I just break down. I feel empty and seeing little kids sometimes makes me feel angry or sad. I'm not sure how to get over this. I could not continue my relationship with the would-be father because he did not feel the same sadness I felt and it made me so angry because I couldn't understand how not. Sometimes I get upset that nobody tried to convince me to not get the abortion, although I am not certain that would have changed anything.

How did you do the abortion?

It was pretty painful, especially the first day and I was very nauseated and bled for several weeks. At eight weeks pregnant, I almost missed the cutoff date to be able to have the medical procedure, I'm not sure if i could have gone through with the surgical one. I was fortunate to be able to do the process by myself instead with doctors I don't know, and also I consider myself lucky because I was able to see the baby after it passed and give the baby a final resting place of my choosing.

What was your situation at this time?

I chose to have an abortion because everyone seemed to think it was the best choice as I still have a lot of education to go and am not very well-off financially.

Ovplyvnila nezákonnosť vášho potratu vaše pocity?

Well it was legal so no.

Ako reagovali na váš potrat iní ľudia?

Everyone I told thought that it was the "smartest choice" to make at that point in my life and they were very supportive.

legal/illegal

What is your religion?

kathy

No me sentía lista

Kyky

Your Dreams Are Real, So Are Abortions.

Bobbie

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Tannicola Nkata

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CINTIA

Yo aborté y no me arrepiento de ello.

Cristina

No fue bueno pero fue lo mejor.

Vanessa

yo conoci a los 14 años a un vigilante que trabajaba donde mi mama el era super…

Camila

E foi uma das decisões mais difíceis da minha vida .
Oi meninas,eu tenho 26 anos…

Carol

I woke up in bed, and thought this is a new beginning for him and I. I could…

Uma Mulher

Pra mim, fazer um aborto foi um ato de responsabilidade

Rocio Rocio

14 semanas

mela

Vivire por ti mi pequeño angel

Javiera

Yo aborte en Chile, en pandemia gracias a Wow

Mar Tina

Todo es muy reciente ... estoy recuperandome hace tan solo dos dias que sucedio.

มานี ชูใจ

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Maca

Tuve suerte...

S.M.J

Nunca imaginei que precisaria passar por isso

Danna Elissa

ABORTAR PARA SER "LIBRES" NUEVAMENTE