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  #1  
May 15th, 2009, 04:08 PM
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In approx 6 hours I can say I've officially survived my EDD...it actually wasn't as difficult as I had feared it would be. I've been dreading it for so long - basically since the loss - that i was expecting today to be awful. Instead it was just empty, which was sad, but I now I feel like it will get easier having gotten past this "milestone".

Anyway I just wanted to thank all the ladies on this board for the support you've given me over the past 6+ months...I'm sorry I haven't been around more to reciprocate, but I will try to do better soon.

HUGS to everyone!

Lara
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May 15th, 2009, 04:11 PM
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I'm really happy to here that things went better than you expected.
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May 15th, 2009, 04:11 PM
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Hi Lara,

I am glad that today was not as bad as you thought it would be. and I agree with what you said about the support here, I would not know what to do without the girls here.
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May 15th, 2009, 08:57 PM
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I am glad you made it mast this major milestone! I am glad you have been there when I needed someone to talk to.
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May 16th, 2009, 04:12 AM
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Im so happy you made it through the day. You should be so proud of yourself.
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May 16th, 2009, 05:50 AM
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I'm glad it wasn't too bad! Gives me hope that 12/1 won't be too bad!
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May 16th, 2009, 09:46 AM
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My dad likes to say "anticipation is worse/better than experience." I've found that the days I fear will be hard are never has hard as I think they're going to be. So I'm glad that it was gentle on you.


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May 16th, 2009, 10:21 AM
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I'm so glad it was so much easier than you expected. I have to agree with what Brittanie said. The days that I figured would be awful always seemed to be okay. It was the days I least expected that hit the hardest.
Here's to many more good days.
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May 16th, 2009, 04:14 PM
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Hi Lara,

I'm glad you got through it okay.



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May 16th, 2009, 08:11 PM
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glad to hear that you made it through alright.

I was terrified about my due date to arrive and exactly one month before the due date I was crying and I said "I just can't do this, it's too difficult b/c in one months time I should be giving birth to my living baby." But as the day approached, we made it Katrina's day and it really wasn't nearly as bad as I had anticipated.

In the end, it was just another day.
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May 17th, 2009, 08:46 AM
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I'm so glad that it wasn't as hard as you were expecting it to be. Thank you for being there for me!

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