Do you pretend you're not pregnant?

Discussion in 'TTC After A Loss' started by Ella_Hopeful, May 1, 2022.

  1. Ella_Hopeful

    Ella_Hopeful Mom to 5 inc. b/g twins. RPL sufferer.

    Dec 18, 2011
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    TW: Children mentioned

    I just went through my 6th loss - 3rd one this year, 1st in the second trimester (almost 17 weeks). I am devastated - but more than that - the idea of going through four months of pregnancy again only for it to end in a loss is terrifying - and even more terrifying is that if my losses are getting later - what if the next is even later?!?!?

    I thought maybe the only way to cope would be to pretend I wasn't pregnant at all - get anti-nausea drugs, anything else that would take my mind of the symptoms - and just pretend nothing is happening - accept any pregnancy symptoms to be just part of normal life, and not a journey towards having a baby.

    Or - the other option - to just give up and not have any more (I have children, I just didn't think I was done yet).
  2. Bevziibubble

    Bevziibubble Well-Known Member

    Aug 19, 2012
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    I'm so sorry for your loss :hugs:

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