what else to expect when you're expecting (the lessons learned)

So, it was on. We’d told most everybody close to us, so that I now felt like I had a nation of millions holding me up during the end of the rough patch. Then came the business of childbirth. First up, I had to make the difficult decision to change Doctors. This swap was purely because of distance - and the last time I had seen my MD in Delta, my transmission blew. I know this probably only happens once in a car’s lifetime (cue a quick pan down to my parking garage, under the engine of the car, where the new transmission slowly starts to leak and unscrewing something of its own accord, like a shitty Transformer), but living an hour away from your MD, if not necessary, begins to get silly and complicated when you’ve got a fetus in the mix.
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what else to expect when you're expecting (the lessons learned)

So, it was on. We’d told most everybody close to us, so that I now felt like I had a nation of millions holding me up during the end of the rough patch. Then came the business of childbirth. First up, I had to make the difficult decision to change Doctors. This swap was purely because of distance - and the last time I had seen my MD in Delta, my transmission blew. I know this probably only happens once in a car’s lifetime (cue a quick pan down to my parking garage, under the engine of the car, where the new transmission slowly starts to leak and unscrewing something of its own accord, like a shitty Transformer), but living an hour away from your MD, if not necessary, begins to get silly and complicated when you’ve got a fetus in the mix.
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