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A bitter pill to swallow

Posted on 28. Jul, 2010 by pinky in Pinky

I have been on all sides of the abortion debate. I was very religious at a time, which, simply, made things clear cut.
I was a nursing student in a gynae ward, when the abortion act was passed, and the first abortions were performed.
And, for a while now, I have been pro-choice. I ultimately believe that a woman has autonomy over her body, and she
alone gets to decide what she does to it. But this autonomy is a lonely place, as I have just experienced firsthand. Continue Reading →