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Women only: Abortion

Discussion in 'Polls Forum' started by Speed Gracer, Oct 26, 2005.

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  1. Have the baby and raise him/her

    51.1%
  2. Have the baby and put him/her up for adoption

    4.4%
  3. Have an abortion

    6.7%
  4. Have an abortion only in the first couple of weeks

    20.0%
  5. not know what to do.

    17.8%
  6. want my husband to support me, no matter what I chose to do.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  1. Speed Gracer

    Speed Gracer New Member

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    This poll is to see just how differently men and women would respond to this situation. Vote honestly. Thanks

    Speed Gracer
     
  2. Gershom

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    Since only women can vote, and you have to vote to see the results, how 'bout one of the ladies post updated results...
     
  3. Scarlett O.

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    have the baby and raise it....0

    have the baby and give it up..1

    have an abortion..............0

    have an abortion in the first two weeks....0

    not know what to do........................2

    want my husband to support whatever I choose..2
     
  4. donnA

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    updated numbers,
    Have the baby and raise it....2
    Have the baby and put it up for adoption....2
    Have an abortion....0
    HAve an abortion in the first couple of weeks..0
    Not know what to do...4
    Want my husband to support me no matter what I choose...2
     
  5. SaggyWoman

    SaggyWoman Active Member

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    My husband can't support me because he does not exist.
     
  6. TexasSky

    TexasSky Guest

    Poll Results: Women only: Abortion (22 votes.)
    If I was raped and became pregnant, I would...
    Choose 1
    Have the baby and raise him/her 41% (9)
    Have the baby and put him/her up for adoption 14% (3)
    Have an abortion 5% (1)
    Have an abortion only in the first couple of weeks 0% (0)
    not know what to do. 32% (7)
    want my husband to support me, no matter what I chose to do. 9% (2)

    As of 11:52 AM CST Friday October 28.
     
  7. NaasPreacher (C4K)

    NaasPreacher (C4K) Well-Known Member

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    Wow - only one woman so far would has voted that she would kill her child! Thats encouraging.
     
  8. bapmom

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    I said Id want to raise the child myself, and I know my hubby would support me whether I choose #1 or #2, but if I had no other children I would waver between keeping and giving up for adoption.

    Since I have other, older children who would be able to tell Im pregnant and know whats going on, I do not believe Id choose adoption.
     
  9. Elnora

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    We have never even discussed this. I thought to myself, I would raise the baby. Then thought I would still have to talk to my husband, So I gave him the poll and ask him what he thought. He said, "what would be the right thing to do?". I said keep the baby for me anyway, he agreed. That was easy, for us anyway. I'm with bapmom on this. I know adoption is an option but I personally could not let my child go to strangers.
     
  10. bapmom

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    I asked my husband about this one tonight, too. He sort of surprised me in that he didn't even pause before saying he'd want to keep the child and raise it ourselves. Surprised me only a little, but touched me too.....because I think in many ways that's the HARD answer for the husband to give. Just imagine.........
     
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    Update - 29 votes

    Keep the baby............13

    Give up for adoption.....3

    Have an abortion.........1

    Have an abortion within
    the first weeks only.....1

    Not know what to do......8

    Want my husbands support
    no matter what...........3
     
  12. donnA

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    Why would anyone want to kill their own child? It doesn't matter how you got the child, it comes from your body, it's YOUR child. I could never kill my child, nor give it away, I'd trust God.
     
  13. donnA

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    Asked my husband,and he said exactly what I thought he would. Keep it and raise it, he said it would be as much his child as mine.
     
  14. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    After 29 votes only two women would kill their babies.


    I am very impressed by theses stats!
     
  15. Melanie

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    What a horrible dilemma......
     
  16. donnA

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    I'm disappointed that christian women would choose the world's way and murder their child. To even think that murdering a child is ok is horrorable.
     
  17. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    I am pleasently surprised that only 2 women so fatr would do so, even on an anonymous poll.
     
  18. donnA

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    I wonder if there are any stastics on how many christian women are having abortions?
     
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    Dittos to C4K. For the Left seeking to make abortion a women's issue, they're right, but not quite in the way they thought!
     
  20. faithgirl46

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    Adoption would be an option. It wouldn't be the baby's fault for the fathers sin.
     
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