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They decided on abortion, the father’s feelings didn’t matter

In her book, Teri Stanon describes how when her daughter Sheri became pregnant, they did not care about the feelings of the baby’s father. They decided on abortion without consulting him: “Once Sheri’s pregnancy was discovered, the baby’s father was … Continue reading

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Postabortion father: “a piece of our love died”

From a man whose partner had an abortion: “It is something from me as well as from her that is taken away. It is like a piece of our love that is removed and that we have to rebuild.” Vivian … Continue reading

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20 years after abortion, father confronts his guilt

From Evan, a post-abortion father, whose partner had an abortion 20 years ago: “I didn’t pressure my girlfriend to have an abortion, but I knew if I actually thought about what I was doing, I wouldn’t be able to live … Continue reading

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Postabortion man: I can only cope when I’m drunk

A letter from a postabortion man who wrote to an author writing a book on abortion: “I’m a bit drunk – it’s the only way I can cope with thoughts about the abortion. Twelve years on, here we are battling … Continue reading

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Father of aborted baby talks about his grief

From a man whose girlfriend had an abortion: “Jenny rang me as soon as she had a chance to take the test. “I think I’m pregnant,” she said. Those words hit me like a sledgehammer. Her next words left me … Continue reading

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Woman who conceived in rape talks about her son

From a woman who gave birth to her son after a brutal rape: “Society says, “Who wants this child?”, “Who wants these memories?”, “Do you realize whose kid I’d be keeping?!”, “I don’t want that tied to me!” Even Christians … Continue reading

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Students change their minds on abortion after seeing pictures

The Center for Bioethical Reform quoted the following students whose minds were changed on abortion after seeing graphic photos of aborted babies on their campus: “I have just changed my mind!” concluded another student who had begun her conversation by … Continue reading

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Pro-Life Sidewalk Counselor Speaks Out

A prolife volunteer talks about sidewalk counseling outside an abortion clinic: What we witnessed during the last 40 days at the Margaret Sanger Center Planned Parenthood in downtown Manhattan is typical of what our sidewalk counselors see 365 days a year … Continue reading

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Counselor: men don’t get through abortion “unscathed”

In an article by a counselor: “People may be relieved after abortion, and utterly convinced of the rightness of the action they’ve taken, but no one rejoices. Abortion is a difficult experience for everyone concerned. That includes men. A man … Continue reading

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Man describes abortion as “eliminating evidence of mistake”

From a man whose partner had an abortion: “It’s such a serious, emotional situation that a minor change in emotion or atmosphere can precipitate a break by one or the other person. She said, “Just give me the money!,” And I … Continue reading

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