It was unanswerable, up to now. Over and over, people would ask me, “How did you go through labor at home without drugs? Is that even possible?” The way it was asked, it always seemed rhetorical, so I never had to answer. Few occasions provided the circumstances where answering wouldn’t make someone squirmish anyway. Labor is, after all, pretty graphic. It’s a relief I never had to face the question head-on, because it was not until recently that I found… Read more »