Saturday 25 November 2017

Is the pope right about childless parents being selfish?

Mary Kenny
Mary Kenny
Mary Kenny

Mary Kenny

People choose not to have children for a variety of reasons. A friend of mine said she would never become a mother because she had "bad genes".

Two of her brothers had served a jail sentence for violent crimes, and one eventually died after a prison brawl.

Annie herself was clever and a gifted musician - a little eccentric sometimes, but where's the harm in that? Anyway, she was adamant about the "bad genes" and her husband accepted the situation.

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