Abortion story #706
Even though I'm now against abortion and oppose its intended legalization—because I've experienced firsthand its disastrous consequences—I hadn't always felt this way. I used to be indifferent on the topic until I happened to have one, coerced. Back in 2001, I was 19 and I had recently entered the university. Life was fine for me, until I got pregnant. I'm not meaning maternity is something bad. In fact, I actually had wanted to be a mother and when I found out I was pregnant I got really excited, but the event set a precedent in my life, as my partner "didn't want to have any children" at the time, and he actually found a private clinic where an abortion could be performed for me without legal consequences. I didn't want to have it, and we argued a lot about it, and the discussion turned violent... Click here to read the rest.
- Age: 36
- Location: Porto Alegre, Brazil
- Date Submitted: August 18, 2018