Posts Tagged ‘delivery’

An Unexpected Home Birth

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

The following is a guest post by Chris, republished with kind permission from his original post. It’s an great story, and one that I hope would give any expectant father confidence in their ability to cope with the unexpected…

This took 3-years to write

I have been trying to sit down and write this story now for the best part of three years. This morning I woke up super-early with one thing on my mind, so with a bit of procrastination, here we go…


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The Longest 15 Minutes of My Life

Tuesday, March 24th, 2009

Quite possibly the most gut-wrenching moment of my life so far was standing in the delivery suite, somewhat sleep deprived and stressed as a consultant said “right, we need to prep your wife for theatre, we’ll be back for you in a minute.” Then briskly wheeled my partner from the room.


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