“We’re replaceable. We’re easily discarded. A woman’s death is a tragedy; a man’s death is a happening.”
With a deep, shaking breath, I shoved both tests back into the box and then stuffed the entire thing into the depths of my bag, as if the deeper it went, the less likely I was to have to deal with the problem.
After all, a wise man once said, “Those who don’t remember history are destined to repeat it.” That man was Edmund Burke, the founding philosopher of modern Conservatism.
I wish you knew that if it were possible, and if it were how it was supposed to be, I would keep you.
When you’re in a healthy, loving relationship with the man of your dreams and you get pregnant accidentally, you still have reproductive rights. I chose to exercise mine.
We fought as hard as we loved. But love we did. It took five-years for us to figure out it wasn’t working anymore. Neither of us have any interest in converting, and this here was the biggest issue in our relationship. Religion.
“Abortion has never been about ‘choice’…it’s about escaping the consequences of your choices by taking all choices away from another human being.”
I think I am a Pro-life Feminist. And that feels pretty weird to say, considering this widely popular notion going around that feminists can only be feminists if they support abortion.
“I had been broken up with my boyfriend for about 2 weeks when I started to feel some breast soreness. I was familiar with the signs of early pregnancy because of my line of work. I help women, who have been struggling their entire reproductive lives to have a baby.”
You could have been the light in my life and I stopped you from getting in. I am so sorry for making you pay for what I did.