• I Hated Being Pregnant, So Why Do I Miss It?

    9 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    Standing in line for coffee, I notice the woman's sneakers in front of me. They're cool - black and white, Adidas maybe, with striped laces. She's maybe in her early thirties, wearing black leggings and an oversized sweatshirt with a messy low bun, with that effortlessly cool look I wish I had. As she approaches the counter to order, she turns a bit toward me, and I see it: she's pregnant. And it zaps me from head to toe with emotion, like I just stuck my finger in an electrical outlet. I even feel the urge to cry. I gather myself, get my coffee, and head to my car. Once inside, I can...
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