Adoption Vs. Abortion

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Adoption versus Abortion Abortion versus Adoption: these two words have very different outcomes. So, why are they so frequently heard together? This essay will present both sides of the ongoing controversy. The facts and statistics provided will present a clear picture of the decisions mothers are making; A decision that can decide life or death for their child. |Differences in Adoption and Abortion | |Adoption |Abortion | |You pregnancy ends with giving life. |You pregnancy ends with death. | |You may feel good about your choice. |You may feel guilty about your choice. | |You will have the experience of giving birth. |You remember taking life. | |You will have time to plan you and your baby's future |Abortion is final; You cannot reverse your decision. | |You can hold, love, and name your baby. |You won't get to treasure your baby. | |You can have continued contact with your child. |You will miss the opportunity to see your child develop. | The above chart shows the differences when choosing adoption versus abortion. This shows how different these two decisions can change your life. In the lists, the outcomes of adoption are greater than those of abortion. Before Roe v. Wade, only four states and Washington, D.C., provided easy access to abortion. All other states limited access to some
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