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#61 of 66 Old 10-03-2007, 10:52 AM
 
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Well, here's a quote from that friend who wants a water birth,

"are you trying to kill me? :>) that was so beautiful! wow. what a great video. :>) it made me cry. the women looked so content."



My kids have watched it four times now. I think they're addicted. My 5.5 yo dd says, "Look mama, the daddy caught that one!"

and my 4 yo ds said, "Wow, mama that Lady sure is having lots of babies!"

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Pam, I just saw this, and it's amazing. Thank you. I'm in tears.

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Ditto...it's made me even more excited for our planned home birth. Thank you for posting this. It's beautiful. I feel sad that my friends & I never saw anything like this when I was in college...to find out, at that age, that a peaceful homebirth is a possibility...wow. I think, had we seen something like your presentation, a lot of my friends who had births with standard interventions might have experienced something very different.
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Absolutely beautiful. Thank you for sharing. Shed many tears. I am just praying I can have a VBAC but really I want HBAC! Okay. who am I kidding. I would like to have a healthy babe, home or away! But I digress. Beautiful, thank you all you mamas who were brave enough to share those picturews with us!
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I'm so glad someone bumped this up today. So beautiful....appropriate...powerful. Brought me to tears and put my busy little 2 1/2 yr old to sleep. This pregnant mama thanks you!!

Off to send it out to everyone I know!
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LOVE IT! Thanks for sharing. :-)

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