Category Archives: Relationships

A baby but no father…

The chance to have a baby was wonderful for me. He is healthy, but the one thing I can’t offer him is a father or a good friend. For us both, I hope one day to meet such a good … Continue reading

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Carrying Your Child Alone

For many couples, a baby is the first real challenge they encounter. The uncertainties, questions and adjustments of the first child threaten the relationship. They must be ready to change their habits, to break the cocoon which nurtured their love, … Continue reading

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The Desire to Have Children

My desire to have children was inspired by the women of my childhood. Their memory stays with me and beckons me again:  I picture them fussing over the children, always doing their best. Enthusiasm permeated every gesture. Something fulfilled them. … Continue reading

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The choice to have (or not to have) children

Once upon a time, there was a young girl from the slums of Montreal who had only one dream – to have babies. Even children are aware of their status and situation. Children of lower status have little self confidence … Continue reading

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Developping Family Ties

Someone jokingly said, “Marriage is two people solving problems they wouldn’t have it they were on their own!” Living together is, first of all, wanting to face life’s obstacles with another person. It is risk taking that makes life more … Continue reading

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Creating a family

When we are in love, the loved one’s face seems to fill our universe – we are in a sense enthralled. But when we conceive a child, the new life takes over, glowing within. He permeates our senses, not only … Continue reading

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About expectations

I am going to make one promise to myself knowing that I shall never keep it I shall have no expectation of you I do not expect your support, the warmth of your body beside me at night, your touch, … Continue reading

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