Easter Monday: Ponderings on Motherhood

Easter Monday: Ponderings on Motherhood

S was born on 9th April, 2012.

It was Easter Monday.

We have already celebrated S's second birthday, and it was great fun. 

But Easter is still a big deal for me.

I went into labour early on Easter morning. I spent Easter afternoon in hospital, tied up to monitors. I was induced early on Easter Monday, and S was born that evening.

Yesterday, as I watched my child trying valiantly to bite the top off an Easter egg, I thought to myself, how different this is from two years ago. I thought about how scared I was, to have gone into labour 5 weeks early; to be scared not just of losing my baby, but of showing my fear or any other feeling.

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