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Birth

Credits: EverythingMom There’s a moment after birth,placenta born,baby fed. First wee due. Bleeding between your legs, more than you imagined.Pads shoved between your thighs, you holding the front, a helpful hand grappling with the back.And you shuffle.Cautious.Gently.Off to the toilet.Drip, drip behind you as you go.A little trail of red, lest you forget your way… Continue reading Birth