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Birth Stories


Vera’s Birth Story

10:30pm – Contractions are roughly 7 minutes apart. I’m tired and just want to sleep. Chris gets home and I hear him downstairs getting himself something to drink. [...] he hadn’t eaten since lunch and asked if I wanted to go back downstairs with him. I went down the stairs and had to stop for a contraction halfway down and I thought to myself “yep, this is real labor.

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