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Old October 2nd, 2012, 09:38 AM   #1

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Ugh. I had two more pregnancy announcements come my way this week. I had been doing SO much better--hadn't been as depressed, had really been looking forward to January--but now I feel like I've been dragged back down. I know it's not fair but I feel like ever pregnancy means that my chances are lower. DH keeps telling me that doesn't make sense but you know I can't help it.

I just feel like everyone I know is leaving me behind. I'm getting lapped now, too. People who had babies after we started TTC are now expecting another one. How is that fair? I just feel so stuck, like we can't get on with our lives. I know we are starting IVF in 3 short months but I've waited so long already that today 3 months seems like a lifetime. Plus, there is no guarantee that the IVF will even work. Tomorrow I will probably feel differently but I just had to get that out there.

I'm just so sad and angry and feel like yelling "Wait! Wait! Let me catch up!" to all my friends and family.


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Old October 3rd, 2012, 06:03 PM   #2
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I completely understand the feeling of being left behind, I wish that none of us had to go through this


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Old October 3rd, 2012, 06:25 PM   #3
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I get it. Waiting is the hardest part. You've done your fair share, you shouldn't have to do any more!


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Old October 3rd, 2012, 07:03 PM   #4

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I understand how you are feeling! I hope that the next 3 months go by very quickly for you!


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Old October 3rd, 2012, 09:22 PM   #5

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Definitely get how you're feeling right now, Jamie I really hope these next 3 months fly by for you. We're going to keep cheering you on and giving you lots of love and support along the way.


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Old October 4th, 2012, 06:10 AM   #6
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I'm sorry honey Praying these three months fly by and you get an ivf miracle baby


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Old October 6th, 2012, 07:13 PM   #7
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I am so sorry. It is awful when it feels like everyone around you is getting pregnant. I am sure you will be caught up soon. IVF has a very good success rate (I am not a normal case). Hopefully the 3 months flies by and you will hold you lo soon!


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