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Would you consider terminating a pregnancy if..

you found out your child would be born mentally retarded or has down syndrome?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:29 PM on Feb. 20, 2009 in Just for Fun

Answers (33)
  • No, I would not.
    Mishelly728

    Answer by Mishelly728 at 3:30 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Absolutely NOT! THAT is not a reason to "terminate"

    Christine0813

    Answer by Christine0813 at 3:31 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • No, I would not. But I can understand the inclination.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:31 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • nope on that one...if I knew they would be a mushroom for life then maybe but then again maybe not even then. That is a hard one.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 3:31 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • NO WAY!!!!!!!
    jreneei

    Answer by jreneei at 3:31 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • no i wouldnt
    Mommy2B04

    Answer by Mommy2B04 at 3:31 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • NO!

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:32 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Yes.
    MomShawn70

    Answer by MomShawn70 at 3:32 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Nope not a chance. Those children are beautiful and wonderfully made.
    MamaChamp

    Answer by MamaChamp at 3:33 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

  • Um...that's a negative. I would honestly feel like God chose to give me this child under these conditions, and He knows more than I do for sure. Also think about everytime that you see a child with downs with a big smile across their face. How happy they can be, and what a blessing to others.
    Tiffa-Knee

    Answer by Tiffa-Knee at 3:33 PM on Feb. 20, 2009

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