“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”
Here are a few real life quotes from some of the amazing people who
have come to see us. With our deepest respect, we are ready to help
with unconditional love—regardless of the difficulty of your situation.
“Are abortions done only through hospitals?
I was just wondering the cost of an abortion.
I don’t know if I am pregnant yet.
I’m praying I’m not.”
“I know what my options are but I still need to go through with the abortion.
This baby was conceived by mistake and could be from one of two fathers.
I know the struggles I will face afterwards but this is the best decision for me.
Right now I feel no connection to this baby so now is the best time to abort.”
“I had unprotected sex twice a couple weeks ago.
I’m really scared, I’m sixteen.
I’m too scared to go buy a pregnancy test, it will feel too real.”
“I’m about six weeks along in my pregnancy.
I’m now thinking about having an abortion.
I was just wondering how painful it is.”
“I think I’m pregnant and I need to get an abortion.
My friend suggested starving it, or hitting myself in the stomach.
But I can’t do it.
I’m only 15 and there’s no other way for me to get around this.
Adoption is not an option I will consider.”
“I recently have become pregnant.
I don’t understand why this is happening to me.
Now I’m scared.
I know that my decision is to have an abortion.
But I’m not ready for that on a bunch of different levels.”
“I just found out yesterday from my doctor that I am pregnant.
I have always been against abortion.
I’m so scared and I don’t know how to tell my parents.
I know I could always put it up for adoption.
But I get attached to things very quickly.
I just really don’t know what to do.”
“My boyfriend told me he’d kill himself if I didn’t have an abortion.”
“I’ve done all my research, trust me, and I know it’s a big decision
I’m still a baby and I made a mistake.
I’m a Christian … so yes this is very, very hard.
I feel as though your clinic would try to convince me to be pro-life.
But that just isn’t an option for me.”
“I just thought I’d be straight up with you.
I’ve recently had a delay in my period and have had a few pregnancy signs.
If I am pregnant how early would I be able to get an abortion?
I’m wondering will I need to bring anything in or will it cost anything?”
“We’ve been together eight years.
Our wedding is planned and I want to wear my dress.
There is no way I can have this baby now … no way.”
“I used to be on those people who would carry
Pro-life signs around the abortion clinics.
Now its my daughter, and I want to know how we can get her an abortion.”
“I’m contacting you because I haven’t had my period in two months.
I’m wondering how far along I can be and still have an abortion?
How long is the healing time?
Is there a way I can take the time off work and not inform my employer?”
“I’m very scared and feeling hurt and abandoned by the father of the child.
I just got the results about an hour ago.
It feels like my life is turned upside down.”
“I just became pregnant.
It was a splash pregnancy, and I’m still a virgin.
I’m really scared.
What do I do?
I’m fifteen, so do I need permission?
There is no way I can tell my parents about this.”
“I think I might be pregnant.
The father would be a one night stand I had while in the States.
I have no desire to keep the baby whatsoever.
I am going on holiday to Australia in April.
How would I go about scheduling an abortion.
I want to get this over with as quickly as possible?”
“I don’t want her to go through the trauma of an abortion,
I don’t want her to have to feel those emotions.
I want her to have our baby.”
“I’m a youth pastor at our church.
My girlfriend is pregnant.
We have to have an abortion.
I know God will forgive us but our congregation never will.”
“I have no choice.
I have to have an abortion.”
My boyfriend has abandoned me and my unborn child.
He wanted me to get an abortion.
I told him that I don’t believe in it.
And then he just left.”