I’m not a “birth partner,” dammit. I’m her husband, and I’m his father.

Symptom #472 of the scrubbing of masculinity from our culture: Reading through all the stuff they give you at the hospital, you’d never know that moms had husbands or babies had fathers.

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Comments

  1. I went through the same issues in our birthing classes – even when every “mother-to-be” had a husband with them. It was odd to say the least.

  2. All I can say to this is “Amen.” Well said, sir.

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