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'I was not proud to leave him there': A working mom shares her story of sacrifice

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I was not proud to leave him there
I was not proud to leave him there

It was a very busy time for me. I was submitting my Master's research proposal, and one evening my partner had delivered some spicy chicken wings for me to snack on while I was finishing up.

Those were my favourite. I could finish ten of them by myself. The more I had, the more I started to feel some contractions, but I thought it was nothing serious.

An hour later as I was finalising my submission the contractions kept coming more regularly, with a pressing need to pee.

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