My mom had the abortion in 1953
My mom had the abortion in 1953. I came home early from school, at 8 yrs. old, and saw my
mom on a rug on our dining room table. She was having a backyard abortion. For the social reason that I would be 9 when
the baby was due, and she did not want the neighbors to talk about her having children 9 years apart.
A woman dressed completely in black was thumping my moms left side and a syringe kept going in to my