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riverbendviewgal Donating Member (377 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-23-09 09:49 AM
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49. A very thoughtful story on a very difficult choice
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  - What Happened When an Anti-Choice Catholic Woman Needed an Abortion at Dr. Tiller's Clinic Mira  Dec-22-09 11:43 AM   #0 
  - I am glad to see this family speaking out.  Kerrytravelers   Dec-22-09 11:52 AM   #1 
  - I would expect that people who have late-term abortions usually very much wanted the  JDPriestly   Dec-22-09 11:47 PM   #38 
  - i wish we valued mercy more in this society  pitohui   Dec-22-09 11:55 AM   #2 
  - Mercy is a virtue.  Jamastiene   Dec-22-09 08:52 PM   #22 
     - Dogma is so much more important. nt  rhett o rick   Dec-22-09 10:46 PM   #33 
        - Precisely  Sherman A1   Dec-23-09 03:03 AM   #41 
           - But shades of gray makes life harder. Much easier to let someone else think for you. nt  rhett o rick   Dec-23-09 08:24 AM   #43 
  - knr  FLAprogressive   Dec-22-09 11:57 AM   #3 
  - An article to be shoved into the face of all the extremist blastocyst worshipers.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Dec-22-09 11:59 AM   #4 
  - "Blastocyst worshipers"  BrklynLiberal   Dec-22-09 12:04 PM   #8 
     - Good that you repeated the phrase. I want it to be seen by... someones. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Dec-22-09 12:15 PM   #11 
     - Now you've got me humming  The Green Manalishi   Dec-23-09 11:02 AM   #52 
  - It is never black and white  skygazer   Dec-22-09 12:00 PM   #5 
  - VERY well said....just becasue we want to have a choice, does not mean it is an easy, or  BrklynLiberal   Dec-22-09 12:03 PM   #7 
  - K&R  me b zola   Dec-22-09 12:01 PM   #6 
  - Bless them, and Doctor Tiller  wicket   Dec-22-09 12:04 PM   #9 
  - It is always interesting to hear the stories of what happens when the "theoretical" becomes "reality  BrklynLiberal   Dec-22-09 12:06 PM   #10 
  - Wow.  AspenRose   Dec-22-09 01:10 PM   #12 
  - kick  wicket   Dec-22-09 01:30 PM   #13 
  - Dr. Tiller is a martyr that lived his life only for others.  deaniac21   Dec-22-09 02:11 PM   #14 
  - 100% agreed. And he was murdered by ignorant idiots.  Triana   Dec-22-09 06:11 PM   #16 
  - So Sad  Laura902   Dec-22-09 04:28 PM   #15 
  - Most people, even educated people,  femrap   Dec-22-09 08:08 PM   #17 
  - Not just the fetus but the mother as well!  MadMaddie   Dec-22-09 08:46 PM   #20 
     - Those insane zealots  femrap   Dec-23-09 10:58 AM   #51 
  - K&R  Solly Mack   Dec-22-09 08:24 PM   #18 
  - They were surprised at the reality defying their group's own hateful propaganda  omega minimo   Dec-22-09 08:33 PM   #19 
  - To me this highlights the need for privacy in making this decision.  undeterred   Dec-22-09 08:48 PM   #21 
  - K&R  Jamastiene   Dec-22-09 08:52 PM   #23 
  - Thank you for this. What a sad, moving story. Dr. Tiller was a very good man.  Demoiselle   Dec-22-09 08:56 PM   #24 
  - Mercy  Demeter   Dec-22-09 09:23 PM   #25 
  - I'm sorry they had to go through with this. I would like to know, however, if they still demonstrate  Brickbat   Dec-22-09 09:27 PM   #26 
  - recommended n/t  tammywammy   Dec-22-09 09:32 PM   #27 
  - Thank you for posting this sad story, Mira. nt  bertman   Dec-22-09 09:37 PM   #28 
  - What an excellent job of telling a very difficult story!  proud2BlibKansan   Dec-22-09 09:38 PM   #29 
  - I Know I'm Supposed to Feel Sorry For Them, But They're Still Funding Hate.  Toasterlad   Dec-22-09 09:42 PM   #30 
  - Yes, it's almost like Stockholm Syndrome.  Zoeisright   Dec-22-09 10:37 PM   #32 
  - +1  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-23-09 09:03 AM   #47 
  - Heartbreaking  laughingliberal   Dec-22-09 09:44 PM   #31 
  - That church was slowly killed by the current pope, behind the scenes, during the John Paul II era.  RagAss   Dec-22-09 10:56 PM   #34 
     - Yep. Much of the Catholic Church was a force for good back then nt  laughingliberal   Dec-23-09 01:58 AM   #39 
  - K&R  Odin2005   Dec-22-09 10:57 PM   #35 
  - My heart breaks for them.  Meldread   Dec-22-09 11:19 PM   #36 
  - My relative had a similar medical issue to the fetus in the OP.  FedUpWithIt All   Dec-22-09 11:32 PM   #37 
  - George Tiller was the victim of a political assanation.  Mopar151   Dec-23-09 02:39 AM   #40 
  - Confidentiality  perdita9   Dec-23-09 07:56 AM   #42 
  - K&R  RetroLounge   Dec-23-09 08:41 AM   #44 
  - It's always a different story when it happens to you  Mad_Dem_X   Dec-23-09 08:58 AM   #45 
  - what an incredible story  BakedAtAMileHigh   Dec-23-09 09:01 AM   #46 
  - Damn!  Unca Jim   Dec-23-09 09:45 AM   #48 
  - A very thoughtful story on a very difficult choice  riverbendviewgal   Dec-23-09 09:49 AM   #49 
  - Another  wicket   Dec-23-09 10:31 AM   #50 
  - Rec and Kick for EVERY post on this entire thread.  BlancheSplanchnik   Dec-23-09 11:23 AM   #53 
 

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