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March 8th, 2013, 09:42 PM
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Brief recap of my story: DS#1 didn't breathe after birth. I got to watch them doing CPR on him. I have crystal clear memories of all of that. Awful. (He is perfect now, no worries!) After Lew (DS#2) was delivered via c/s, I fell apart, sobbing. I was making my whole body shake with my sobs. So they sedated me. I was awake, but I have no memory of Lew's first couple of hours. The doc didn't have any choice, though, if he wanted to be able to finish the surgery!

I just discovered that XH took a 14 second video of Lew in the OR. It was after he had been cleaned up and they were doing a thorough check of him. And he was crying. I remember him crying as he first came out, which is what set me off into my sobs. I am so thrilled that there is a video of that sound. And a video capturing the relaxed atmosphere, which was completely lacking in my first delivery. I have been sobbing happy tears watching those 14 seconds again and again.

(I would share it, but there is full frontal nudity, and I am not comfortable putting that on the internet!)
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March 8th, 2013, 10:47 PM
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What a scary start to Chucks life! Can't say I blame you for losing it when Lew was born. So happy you have a clip to remember what a magical time it was!
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March 9th, 2013, 11:02 AM
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I am so happy you found that! That's awesome!
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March 9th, 2013, 03:56 PM
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That's such a great find!
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March 10th, 2013, 06:39 AM
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Oh wow, what a wonderful thing to discover!
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March 10th, 2013, 01:09 PM
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Aw I'm glad you found the video!!
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March 11th, 2013, 05:18 AM
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That is so neat, what a treasure!
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March 11th, 2013, 06:11 AM
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I love that, it's so wonderful! I have a short video of Colton right after birth as well and I absolutely treasure it.
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