PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

Child birthing class: only slightly more amusing than it sounds. And the teacher is a talker, so I expect it to run slightly late every week. Sigh. I mean, six to eight sessions? How complicated can this process be? (Answer: average first labor is 18 hours. Yeesh.)

Fun facts! Teacher reports that England will not prosecute a mother for the death of a child for the first year (supposedly, medical recognition of maternal mood swings. Still, that's messed up.) Also, the teacher (a nurse and mother of *6*) mentioned when one of her kids, who was old enough to know better, walked up to a pregnant mother at the mall and said "You know what, that's gonna hurt when it comes out." Hee hee.

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