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Woman calls abortion procedure “heartless”

From one woman who had a second trimester abortion: “When my parents found out, my dad took me to DC where abortions are legal until 20 weeks. I was put in a large room with about 20 women and one … Continue reading

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Christian woman regrets aborting twins

A Christian woman who aborted a twin pregnancy describes how she felt before and after the abortion: “The nurse told me that I was having twins and it scared me to death. How could I raise three when I could … Continue reading

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Memory of abortion is “too painful to bear”

Michelle Borquez wrote a book about grief after abortion. She says of her own abortion: “There has been nothing in my life quite as painful as the memory of my own abortion. It was too painful to bear. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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“I felt the most pain I have felt in my life”

Anastasia Wansbrough describes her abortion by pills in an article in Vice. The article said: “Anastasia Wansbrough lived through a veritable horror show when she had a medical abortion in 2013.” She did not bleed for two months, then went … Continue reading

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The nurse made insensitive jokes

Marcie Schneider writes about her abortion: “I continued to have sex and became pregnant for the second time, less than six months after my first abortion. This time I had a friend who was also pregnant, so we went to … Continue reading

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Woman describes feeling “devastated emotionally” after her abortion

One woman who had an abortion as a teenager claims she doesn’t regret her choice. But she writes: “It was a whole lot worse than anyone ever told me it would be or I ever thought it would be. They … Continue reading

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Woman describes painful abortion by pill

One woman who had an abortion by pill described the pain in an article in the Washington Post: “It was one of the most painful experiences I’ve ever had. Not only were the cramps really bad, I was sweating and … Continue reading

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Postabortion woman: self-loathing consumed me

From one woman who had an abortion: “For years, abortion remained a dark place within me, an indefinable root of my pain because it’s consequences didn’t exist according to those “helping me” with my bouts of depression. Unbelievably, abortion was … Continue reading

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Abortion by pill was “excruciating” says post-abortion woman

Maggie wrote about her experience of an abortion by pill: “[T]he next day I crawled into bed with my boyfriend, put on my super cool adult diapers, inserted the pills, and put on some Game of Thrones. And let me … Continue reading

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Woman attempts suicide after abortion

A pro-choice textbook meant to train abortion workers recounted the following story: “Gloria, 28 years old, had an abortion in October….she was told by her partner and brother that she should have an abortion, which she felt told her respectively … Continue reading

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