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Women haunted by the sight of her 13 week aborted baby

A woman who had a medical (induced with medication) abortion at 13 weeks describes her experience: “The nurses showed us to a private room where I was told to take off my bottom half and lay in the bed. When … Continue reading

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She became suicidal after her abortion

Crystal Hartman, who had an abortion, says: “There is no adequate way to inform a woman of the emotional scars it will leave behind. I had to have someone come stay with me for 2 weeks because I was suicidal. … Continue reading

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She saw her aborted child’s head

Lorijo Nerad, 28, Michigan-based national president of Women Exploited by Abortion (WEBA), told her abortion story: “If I knew what I know now, I never would have had my abortion. I thought it was the only way out. I was … Continue reading

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Woman loses her ability to have children after her abortion

In an amicus brief filed for the Supreme Court, a  post-abortion woman named Penny : “I was talked to about my blood type, whether or not I was anemic, and asked whether or not I wanted to be able to … Continue reading

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Rape survivor describes forced abortion

A rape survivor named Cari S wrote about her forced abortion: “My friend’s dad began molesting her, and me, when we were 12. I became pregnant the second or third time. I was feeling sick for almost 3 months, so I … Continue reading

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Post-Abortion woman: I want my baby

Jasmine (From New Zealand) expresses her pain after her abortion: “I’m 19, and just had an abortion 2 weeks ago. I hate it, I can never stop thinking about it, or what it would be like if I had of … Continue reading

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British woman discovers abortion is killing when her baby survives abortion attempt

A woman named Margaret tells the story of her abortions. and how her daughter was born: “The first time I was 26 and involved with a married colleague, and after three months I found out that I was pregnant. At … Continue reading

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Woman laughs before her ninth abortion – then she sees her aborted baby

Abby Johnson’s book The Walls Are Talking: Former Abortion Clinic Workers Tell Their Stories collects firsthand accounts from former abortion facility workers. The stories vary in theme, each one an abortion worker’s memory of an event that stuck with her after she left. One story, called … Continue reading

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Woman describes trauma after her abortion

From a post-abortion woman. She wrote this 15 years after her abortion: “For 15 years, I have lived with the shame and guilt of my abortion. It has kept me from bonding with friends and robbed me of my self-esteem. … Continue reading

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Woman describes her experience at abortion clinic

Victoria, who compiled a book of women’s stories about about abortion, wrote: “I telephoned the clinic and was told by the clinic that because I was so early in my pregnancy, I wasn’t carrying a “real” baby. Her exact words … Continue reading

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