What mother wouldn't do this?

This is such a sacrifice this mother is making, but I love how she closes the interview with, "“Maybe I’m not supposed to be here and she is,” Bridges said of Paisley. How's that for perspective?

https://screen.yahoo.com/cute-and-inspiring/inlan…

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8Theresa GouldChicago, Illinois
    09/30/14
    5sarah
    Almost cried seriously
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      4Rina
      For some reason, my work is blocking the full article, but I don't think all mothers would or should do this. I for sure would not risk my own life for an unborn child, especially with other children to care for...That's ridiculous!!
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      8Theresa Gould
      I for one could not imagine killing my unborn child to save my own, especially when I know my husband and family would care for my other children.
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        4Rina
        I wouldn't...And if you have other children, I actually believe it's totally irresponsible to do so. It actually bothers me that this is seen as a good thing. Why is the mother's life not worth as much - if not more - than an unborn child?
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        4Rina
        I finally was able to read the whole article on another link. To be honest, I do not think it is a difficult choice AT ALL. If I had ever (God forbid) found out that I had cancer at 10 weeks gestation, I would have terminated the pregnancy 100%. She has basically killed herself and deprived both children of a mother. It's not heroic; it's almost criminal.
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        4Rina
        Why does pro-life begin at conception and end at birth. Why can't a person be pro their own life too? Don't get me wrong; I'm not some believer of abortion on demand, and I'd never do so myself for sake of convenience. But a life-threatening illness is totally another matter, in my opinion, especially if there are other children in the picture.
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        8Theresa Gould
        I for one could not imagine killing my unborn child to save my own life, especially when I know my husband and family would care for my other children.
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        10/02/14
        4Rina
        Well, I guess we can agree to disagree...I'm not trying to convince you, but to me, it is a no-brainer. I would not give up my own life for a fetus that was not even viable, nor would I risk the wellbeing of other children for that reason. The way I see it is like self-defense. I don't believe in killing people, but if somebody were trying to kill me, then I could defend myself, even if it meant their death. A fetus that is preventing a woman from getting life-saving treatment is killing her, even though it is not intentional. And I reject categorically the notion that woman's life is worth less than that of a child that has not even been born. They are at least equal.

        And I guess I take issue with the way the article is written as her being heroic. I would say she made a decision that she felt was right for her, but I don't think we should be setting a standard (like you seem to do in the title of this post) that every mother should be doing the same thing in that situation. To me, that's just not true.
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        About Theresa Gould
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        ***Baby Team Leader Moms.com*** I have been married for over 20 years. My husband and I have eight children ages 18 down to 4 years old. We use to live in Chicago but now live in Canada. I own www.FaithandFamilyReviews.com.