Baby Lucian ultrasound

If he could smile and play and feel then despite his disabilities he deserved to enjoy whatever life he had left, no matter how short. Just because his life would be shorter or different, didn’t mean he didn’t deserve to experience it.

~ Katyia Rowe who, after viewing her severely disabled baby “smiling, blowing bubbles, kicking and waving his arms” via ultrasound (pictured), could not bring herself to abort him despite medical advice to the contrary. Her baby later died nine hours after birth, as reported by The Daily Mail, January 14

[HT: Jill; Photo via Jeremy Durkin]