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#1 of 10 Old 01-30-2005, 06:22 PM - Thread Starter
 
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OK I have 3 days to due date - Feb 2! A mama who thought she knew said it'd happen two days ago - no contractions though.

My first baby was born the day after his due date so . . .

This time I'm thinking on the due date. I plan on working as late as possible, contractions and all. I did that with the first too.

I'm getting so excited! Loved being pregnant, but that can't last forever!
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that would be neat to actually have the baby on the due date. heh. i'm expecting to be about a week past my dd of feb 6.
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I don't think I've ever heard of anybody giving birth on their EDD. Never thought about that.
3 days is soon! I'm due on the 3rd which to me sounds like forever away, but when you say it's 4 days! Wow, that's soon! Although, he could come before then and that'd be very okay with me.

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I had a baby pool for my first baby, you know, like a football pool,...my mom won.

My younger brother bet on a day that was three weeks past my due date :



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: Life has a way of getting even with people like that. :LOL:

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Good Luck to you : for you...

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No baby yet! Thanks for the warm wishes!
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We did a baby pool for my last pregnancy. It was just family and friends who bet, but they didn't bet on the birthday they bet on the weight! My aunt came the closest and said 11 lbs 5 oz. I laughed when I saw her weight guess. She was so darn close it was scary!

This time...ummm no. I'm afraid people will start guessing 13 pounds and up!!! :LOL
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My oldest came on her due date. Of course, subsequent babies were 2 weeks late and one week late. We shall see what this little boy does!
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Okay, tomorrow is my due date. I've honestly lost all hope that I'm ever going to have this baby since I'm on day three of contracting, but hey maybe it will happen tomorrow.

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I'll say 18 Feb for me --- just for fun!

More probable date would be 24 Feb.
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