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When I was 16 I was in an abusive relationship with a man about 4 years older than me. I lost my virginity to him, and I got pregnant the first time we had unprotected sex.


I had 2 kids and already married and divorced by time I turned 19. I fell in love with the wrong kind of man, he hit me and made me feel awful about myself. I had no intention getting pregnant ever again and when I did I almost went through with the pregnancy.


I'm called a murderer, a sinner, and worse. I made the decision to terminate a planned and wanted pregnancy because my baby was dying inside of me and her condition could have become "mirror syndrome" and cause damage and swelling to my organs as well.

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