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Wednesday, March 20, 2013
"Midwives" by Chris Bohjalian
Did Sibyl's final diary entry change any of the opinions you formed during the course of reading about the trial? If you had any firm ideas about home versus hospital birth, have they been changed by reading this book? Do you think that lay midwives should be allowed to practice? Would you trust yourself to the care of a midwife, or would you go to a hospital for delivery by a doctor?
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