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Escaped Abusive Relationship

November 28, 2011

Tweet by Grateful (Texas) When I was 19 I got pregnant by my abusive boyfriend, whom I was in the process of trying to leave. We had been together for about 2 years and in that time frame he had destroyed my life, my relationship with my family, my credit, and my self-esteem. He knew […]

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I grew up thinking that abortion was wrong

November 11, 2011

Tweet I’m 22 and my boyfriend is 26. I found out that I was 5 weeks pregnant last Friday. I pondered my choices but ultimately knew in my heart/gut that an abortion was right for me. Like a few girls on here, I grew up thinking that abortion was wrong. I couldn’t accept the fact […]

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I do not want to be a mom right now

November 11, 2011

Tweet by Syd (Virginia) I am going to have my 2nd abortion tomorrow. Even though I have done it before, I can’t help but be nervous, not scared just nervous. For woman who are scared of the physical aspect of it, it’s not bad at all. The most uncomfortable part is when they open your […]

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Unwilling to burden our friends and family

October 31, 2011

Tweet by Julie (Wisconsin) I’m 23, and so is my boyfriend. I found out that I was about 6 or 7 weeks pregnant about 6 weeks before he was due to leave for the a 27 month service in the Peace Corps; he was going because he wants to attend medical school. I was in […]

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Regain My Footing

October 30, 2011

Tweet by Relieved (Texas) I’m 26 years old and I had a surgical abortion two days ago when I was 7 weeks pregnant. To sum it up, I got pregnant after a stupid early morning encounter with my ex boyfriend. I took the morning after pill, but i guess those little soldiers were just too […]

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