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JNelson6563 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-14-04 07:43 AM
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8. No, I wouldn't care
I didn't even know the sex of my kids before they were born. I don't care. Both were healthy and that was what mattered to me.

I have a girl and a boy and I am crazy about them both.

With plagues, pestilance, famine and war going on in the world, hard to get worked up over what sex my child would be.

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  -Choosing the sex of your baby - would you? sbj405  Dec-14-04 06:41 AM   #0 
  - I wouldn't do it, but it's not surprising that people would  bryant69   Dec-14-04 06:43 AM   #1 
  - Yeah, I am curious what happens when their handpicked boy  sbj405   Dec-14-04 06:52 AM   #2 
  - well, i would want to KNOW the sex before birth  ProdigalJunkMail   Dec-14-04 06:54 AM   #3 
  - We DO have all girls (three of them)  phylny   Dec-14-04 07:05 AM   #6 
  - Couldn't you just have a white, yellow, or green nursery? Then you  Iris   Dec-14-04 08:16 AM   #16 
  - not with my wife...  ProdigalJunkMail   Dec-14-04 09:22 AM   #18 
     - Yuck. n/t  Iris   Dec-14-04 09:31 AM   #19 
        -'s actually kind of fun  ProdigalJunkMail   Dec-14-04 10:36 AM   #27 
           - Whatever floats your boat. eom  Iris   Dec-14-04 11:38 AM   #34 
  - Can't you fish, camp, etc., with a girl?  Southpaw Bookworm   Dec-14-04 10:03 AM   #24 
     - oh...absolutely!!!  ProdigalJunkMail   Dec-14-04 10:36 AM   #28 
  - Yes  AliciaKeyedUp   Dec-14-04 06:56 AM   #4 
  - No.  Killarney   Dec-14-04 07:03 AM   #5 
  - I would, to choose the order of my kids  noonwitch   Dec-14-04 07:29 AM   #7 
  - No, I wouldn't care  JNelson6563   Dec-14-04 07:43 AM   #8 
  - No Way.  Debbi801   Dec-14-04 07:48 AM   #9 
  - It's one thing to wish, it's another to manipulate.  Ilsa   Dec-14-04 07:55 AM   #10 
  - I did!  latebloomer   Dec-14-04 07:58 AM   #11 
  - I was going to try that...  rbnyc   Dec-14-04 10:38 AM   #30 
  - I think that choosing the sexual orientation would be more apropos. And  HypnoToad   Dec-14-04 08:05 AM   #12 
  - There are medical circumstances where this is a  JerseygirlCT   Dec-14-04 08:06 AM   #13 
  - No, but  LWolf   Dec-14-04 08:13 AM   #14 
  - They had a segment about this on Dr. Phil yesterday.  Iris   Dec-14-04 08:15 AM   #15 
  - I'd have to agree with you  Feathered Fish   Dec-14-04 09:47 AM   #22 
  - i want to adopt in my mid thirties  lionesspriyanka   Dec-14-04 09:10 AM   #17 
  - There are people prone to pass on genetic disorders to one sex  CornField   Dec-14-04 09:43 AM   #20 
  - Probably not  Turd Ferguson   Dec-14-04 09:44 AM   #21 
  - No one's questioning THEIR need for it  Southpaw Bookworm   Dec-14-04 10:18 AM   #25 
  - I would have done it.  robcon   Dec-14-04 10:01 AM   #23 
  - Maybe  ComerPerro   Dec-14-04 10:21 AM   #26 
  - No -- in retrospect it was fun not knowing.  abernste   Dec-14-04 10:38 AM   #29 
  - No  AngryOldDem   Dec-14-04 10:40 AM   #31 
  - no  ElsewheresDaughter   Dec-14-04 10:47 AM   #32 
  - after four sons  shanti   Dec-14-04 11:00 AM   #33 
  - I WAS/Am in the same situation, and to tell you the truth  phylny   Dec-14-04 11:48 AM   #36 
     - well  shanti   Dec-14-04 04:44 PM   #37 
        - Maybe so.  phylny   Dec-14-04 05:34 PM   #40 
  - What about probable birth defects?  Dear Maggie   Dec-14-04 11:45 AM   #35 
  - i'll wait until it becomes chick!  plainsight   Dec-14-04 05:22 PM   #38 
  - Not a chance.  No Surrender   Dec-14-04 05:26 PM   #39 
  - Probably not  Nikia   Dec-14-04 07:21 PM   #41 

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