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Wednesday, July 8, 2009

I can't believe people think like this

I was showing someone the pics of Jasper on my phone today and this person actually said to me Oh, you are a mommy you had a real baby. I was like yes I know i'm a mommy. I did have to gave birth to him even though it was too early and he died in my arms. I didn't know what else to say. I was at work and it was a patient so I couldn't get mad enough to say something and get fired. I'm so sick of people thinking my Jasper wasn't a real baby. She was not the first and I doubt she will be the last.


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6 comments:

  1. Yeah - I'm learning that most people suck at offerring any type of condolence. That's why I'm so addicted to blogging- it's really the best support I have. Keep telling your story and keep sharing Jasper's picture and hopefully you will educate some people in the process.

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  2. Hi Lisa,

    Thank you for taking the time to read my blog. I am going to have a peek at yours now... hope you don't mind. I am so sorry that you have joined this horrendous "club". Just know that we are all here to support you in any way we can.

    xo

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  3. I made some Angel Wings for Jasper. Please check out my blog. If you would like a copy sent to you via email or regular mail, please let me know.

    lcreeves3@hotmail.com

    xo

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  4. Hugs, I am so sorry you had to have that happen. I too feel that my little Tred gets overlooked by even family becuaes he was 21 weeks and my daughter that was stillborn was 38weeks.

    HUGS!!!

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  5. How difficult it must be to hear such stupid comments from people. I was reading a blog the other day and the women went to see her regular doctor to make sure he/she was up to date with what had happened to her. The doctor said "Its been 3 months so I guess your over it now" and "At least it wasn't a 4 yr old". Can you believe that! I am so sorry you have to go through this. I pray for your comfort.

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  6. There are always going to be people who said some stupid things. Just make a funny face and waste no more time with such a person.

    ~Silver
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