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For a few minutes, the conversation flowed well.
But then one of the women asked me the killer question that I knew would instantly make me a total outsider to this group of mothers: 'And how old are your children?'
Six pairs of eyes swivelled to me as I muttered my immortal line: 'I don't have children. I can't have them.'
Six faces took on an uncomfortable expression.
A conversation stopper? Too right it is.
In my 14 years of trying unsuccessfully to become a mother, I have come to realise what not being a parent really means.
Full article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-1038090/The-great-taboo-Why-childless-women-treated-like-second-class-citizens.html
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