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1 Circumstance Of Legal Abortion “What’s the matter? “ I asked my friend when I saw her crying in the corner of her room. The answer shocked me, as Diana confessed she had undergone an abortion. The reason for her decision was the want of finishing school and now the guilt is haunting her. “I feel empty, I feel like a part of me just died”. The only thing that I could do for her was to lift her spirits and stay with her until she felt asleep as I have quite different thoughts about the abortion. The only thing that comes to my mind when I think of it is that a woman should consider the consequences of the actions and do not take abortion as an every time method of conception such birth control. Abortion clinics allow thousands of women every year to have abortions. According to abortion statistics forty two million abortions are performed each year worldwide, which is 5 times more than New York City’s population (abortionno.org)(citypopulation.de). Abortion should be legal only in cases of rape, health issues, and the mother being 15 and younger. Abortion helps to ease the trauma of a woman who has been raped and also help an unplanned child to avoid being neglected. Barbara Hernandez in her article wrote a story about the girl, who was raped by her brother in law. Few weeks later she found out that she is pregnant, her doctor makes clear that there is no reason to keep the baby, which is the same as saying to her. “She was very clear that by no means should I go through with the pregnancy. She said that if I did, there would be chances of me not living a normal life because the flashbacks from my terrible experience would continue. Finally a final decision was made by the doctor, my parents
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2011 for the course ENGLISH 075 taught by Professor Wendehack during the Winter '10 term at City College of San Francisco.

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