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ironflange Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-26-05 06:09 PM
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18. Here's what else gets me
After the big event, hubby tells anyone breathing about what a beautiful thing the birth was, the most exciting and wonderful thing he's ever seen. All the time she's thinking, "OK, tuff guy, if it was so frigging beautiful for those 18 hours, why don't we trade places next time?"

BTW, both my kids were C-sections, so I paced around the waiting room the old-fashioned way.

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  -Am I the only one driven crazy by the phrase "we're pregnant" Patiod  May-26-05 04:55 PM   #0 
  - I think it's usually not uttered by patriarchal couples.  Goldmund   May-26-05 04:57 PM   #1 
  - "We're going to have a baby", is more in line  MrScorpio   May-26-05 04:57 PM   #2 
  - All I know is my husband  Nite Owl   May-26-05 04:58 PM   #3 
  - Cue the Paul Anka  swag   May-26-05 04:58 PM   #4 
  - No. I hate it too.  calico1   May-26-05 05:00 PM   #5 
  - I was pregnant when I first heard this  gollygee   May-26-05 05:01 PM   #6 
  - I don't know my husband gained the same amount of weight as I did  proud patriot   May-26-05 05:01 PM   #7 
  - Doesn't bother me. Seems to me that everything changes for  Scout1071   May-26-05 05:02 PM   #8 
  - we're getting a little touchy are we?  leftofthedial   May-26-05 05:02 PM   #9 
  - I have to say, it was a joint effort.*  trof   May-26-05 05:04 PM   #10 
  - I was the one who  JitterbugPerfume   May-26-05 05:13 PM   #11 
  - I hear you  murphymom   May-26-05 05:14 PM   #12 
  - Oh, thank God for this thread. I CANNOT STAND THAT PHRASE.  BlueIris   May-26-05 05:39 PM   #13 
  - I've heard it from plenty of women, too!  Patiod   May-26-05 05:57 PM   #14 
  - Well, the father IS important; there wouldn't be a pregnancy without him.  Left Is Write   May-26-05 06:09 PM   #17 
  - No. It's stupid.  Spider Jerusalem   May-26-05 06:03 PM   #15 
  - No.  Left Is Write   May-26-05 06:06 PM   #16 
  - Here's what else gets me  ironflange   May-26-05 06:09 PM   #18 
  - Reminds of Admiral Rickover's quote:  CubsFan1982   May-26-05 06:10 PM   #19 

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