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after an abortion …

Dear Gillian,

This is a hard letter to write but I feel if I do not talk to someone things will get worse. I am ashamed to say that I have had an abortion. As you read this you may feel shocked and hate me for it I know. I feel like I have committed a terrible sin but my circumstances made it seem impossible to go ahead with the pregnancy. Although this has all happened a while ago it stays with me and the guilt and sadness I feel is intense. Continue reading