By Stephanie Azri
The Prenatal Bombshell is for girls who've bought a terrible or deadly prenatal analysis for his or her unborn baby and feature made the choice to both hold to time period or terminate their pregnancies. The authors proportion emotional and functional details, in addition to actual debts from girls who've made those judgements and the way they moved ahead.
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If you don’t give out enough information, you can be sure that people will ask questions. What to Say if You Are Continuing the Pregnancy If you are continuing the pregnancy, you could say something like, “Our baby is likely to die and we have chosen to let nature take its course. We’ll carry the pregnancy until she is born, and we’ll take things as they come. At this point, we are busy and overwhelmed; we aren’t able to provide more information than that. ” Here are some other ideas of what you might say as you give the news and ask for support.
The opposite is probably true. Parental love cannot be controlled or limited. It is real and it is within you, no matter how much you try to believe it isn’t there. It’s true that when you love someone who is about to die, the pain is great for a long time. After all, that is a natural response to loving deeply. However, there can be much joy and love that shines through all that darkness, if allowed. We encourage you to welcome the hopes, dreams, and love, then embrace and enjoy your pregnancy as much as possible.
Over the course of many months, they read each book to Sophia. They also read her stories of miracles from the Bible every night. Sophia’s mom Stephanie would tell Andy, Sophia’s father, every time Sophia kicked so that he could revel in it. Clearly, they made the most of a terrible situation by being present and celebratory as often as possible. Prior to birth they had her baptized, knowing that at that moment she was still alive. They are grateful they could carry this attitude into the birth and beyond.