I feel so sad reading your story, Laurel. The way you were treated by your parents is a form of child abuse. I’m so sorry.

And since my two daughters were 2 1/2 and 4 1/2 pounds each, and the oldest spent six weeks in an incubator like the one shown above, I am very curious as to why your parents were told you were supposed to die. Do you mind sharing?

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