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May 29th, 2009, 05:50 AM
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I am one of those that came down here every now and then before I lost Marshall...first, Liz was the hostess, and I was in love with Elijah, and Tonya's son is the first stillborn child I've "met"...felt like I knew his story, etc.

Right before we lost Marshall, some ignoramous made some noise about stillborn babies in siggies, and I came down to lend support. I had this strange feeling I was going to be on this board, and read a few topics.

Little did I know....
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May 29th, 2009, 07:02 AM
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I hadn't found this site until I lost Noah. In addition, I had never known anyone who experienced a stillbirth.
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May 29th, 2009, 08:16 AM
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i came here after i lost jessica i came across jm throu a internet search i typed stillbirth, i ve never known anyone who has lost to stillbirth
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May 29th, 2009, 08:33 AM
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I think I was down in this section once when I first joined JM, before I even knew I was having twins. I felt so horrible that I couldn't look and "ran away". Little did I know I would become so dependent on the girls here. It sucks to be here, but I'm happy to have you ladies in my life. I wouldn't want to not you know you girls.
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May 29th, 2009, 09:04 AM
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I wasn't but only because I helped to spear head getting this forum up and going
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May 29th, 2009, 09:16 AM
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I came here when I lost Avery.
Then I left when they said I had to take her picture out of my siggie.
But came back when the debate started over whether we could/should have angel pics allowed.

Even when I don't have another board to lurk, I'll always be here.
You guys are the bomb!!!!

With much love!
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May 29th, 2009, 11:24 AM
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I never lurked here really because I didn't know about JM. But in the days between the horrible ultrasound (Friday) and Ethan's induction (Monday) I started lurking at a lot of sites, including this one.

I just want to say that I have tried out half a dozen boards like this one (including AHC and MISS) and they are either way too quiet or way too depressing. I like that we can talk about everything here. Quite frankly, I had to leave the MISS forums because everybody there was too scary.
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May 29th, 2009, 11:39 AM
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I didn't lurk. I didn't know jm existed until it was posted on a facebook group I joined.
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May 29th, 2009, 12:27 PM
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I had a firend that lost her son at 20 weeks, and found a few things like persoanl pages to read about stillbirth. I would rea the stories and look at the babies. Then I stopped. After I was pregnant ith Evie I lurked again. I lurked here, I saw about the debate about posting pictures of your (I guess our now) angels. I honestly felt like i would belong here one day. I thought it would be Evangeline, but it wasn't.

Then I got pregnant again, very quickly afte rhaving Eve, and I lurked again. I followed Heather and read about Marshall and then I looked at every single post in the picture thread. Then it happened and now I am a member of "The Club" too. I knew it all along that I would end p here, but I didn't know it too. It is a terrible feeling to know that, and then hope tht you ar being paranoid only to have it come true.
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May 29th, 2009, 02:49 PM
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I'm like Rebecca, I didn't find JM until after Cora. Honestly, I didn't lurk at any place like this.
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May 29th, 2009, 08:15 PM
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I didn't even know of JM until many months after I lost Katrina. I found it through the stillbirth babies ~ forever in our hearts facebook group I joined that Jenn created. So I was never a lurker.
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