My mother convinced me to have it done. I was only 18 -- I didn't know.
Were you given adequate information and counseling prior to the
No, I was not. I was led to believe I was having a routine pap smear. Next
thing I knew I was all drugged up on muscle relaxers.
The abortion was horrible and haunting.
There isn't a day that passes where I don't talk or think about it.
Please describe what you have done to deal with your abortion(s), and
whether it helped.
Nothing, that's probably why I feel the way I do.
I have a three year old now, she's beautiful. I almost had one with her
until I thought about the effects of the first. That decision has been a
blessing. I wonder what the child I killed would look like.