Abortion story #796
Eight years ago, in March 2014, I made the decision to have an abortion. I had missed my period during the second month of my pregnancy, but the first month I had mistaken implantation bleeding for a period. As soon as the test read "positive,” I was both shocked and unaccepting of the pregnancy. I was too embarrassed to tell anyone, except my current partner. I felt that my pregnancy was a "problem" and that abortion was a "solution.” I was struggling mentally at the time, and also had a relapse of my bipolar disorder. I didn't think I could handle a baby or adoption. In my ignorance, I also did not think I would feel regret or have long-term issues like I’ve had... Click here to read the rest.
- Age: 35
- Location: Los Lunas, NM
- Date Submitted: June 11, 2022