John on January 30, 2006 at 1:01 am
By chance the news today offers us a perfect contrast.
And then we have a second story about the discovery of a healthy, two month old girl found floating in a lagoon wrapped inside a plastic bag. (Thank God she was found alive and healthy, though that clearly wasn’t the intent.)
No one knows who the mother is yet, but I think it’s pretty clear she’s someone who decided she couldn’t give up her child but at the same time couldn’t handle the responsibilty. She had what you might call a post-partum crisis pregnancy.
If only she had gotten an abortion. Just 3-4 months earlier, someone would have been happy to kill her baby, wrap it in a plastic bag and disposed of the body for her. Best of all it’s all legal. As it is, she’ll probably face charges.
I think there’s a lesson here. Leave this sort of thing to the professionals. They get the job done.
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