By: Kelly Rummelhart
What does one get their Intended Parents for their upcoming Baby Shower? How about a baby?
At the moment I don’t have the mental capacity to write out a long drawn out birth story so I’m going to cut to the chase . . .
Friday June 29th- 34 weeks pregnant
6:00 am- Kelly wakes up to a feeling of peeing herself, twice in about five minutes.
8:00 am- While walking around doing some laundry, Kelly has more “seepage” of fluid. Is it pee? She doesn’t think so. Is it amniotic fluid? Perhaps but it didn’t feel like a “gush” like it had in the past.
9:00 am- Calls into OB and waits to hear back.
10:00 am- Heads into the Birth Center to get checked out.
**SEVERAL HOURS of debate . . . which finally led to a C-section that night**
6:29 pm- Kelly’s surrogate baby Alexander is born
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Originally published on The Seattle Lesbian
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