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My water broke just before 2am and it's about 13 hours later now and I'm starting to have some ctx!!  I went through the same thing with DD1's birth and ended up getting pitocin at the 8-hour mark because I was having a hospital birth, but this time I'm at home and my midwife is very content to wait and see for a bit.  So here I am, gushing fluid with every contraction (thank goodness for Depends!) and waiting to get into high gear for labor!  DD1 is so excited to meet her little sister, as are we all smile.gif

 

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Positive thoughts for a wonderful birth!!


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Hope all goes well!


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gentle birthing vibes, mama! joy.gif i cant wait to hear about your LO!


 

 

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So many babies!! I'm so excited for you Mama, I can't wait for an update! love.gif


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goodvibes.gif for an easy labor, mama!  Can't wait for an update!


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Hey, I remember you!  Good luck - can't wait to hear the birth story!

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Hope it's going great for you!


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Thinking good thoughts for you!


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So exciting!  I hope it kicks in soon and you have a lovely birth!


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