• Born in a storm

    I was born in a storm and a power cut. It was a short labour for my mother who told the midwife that I was coming but was dismissed as an unmarried mother who knew no better. Head already born they moved her onto the trolley to go to the labour ward. She got no further. I was born on the trolley at ten past midnight. I wish I could remember that moment when I ...

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