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57 million and counting

June 15, 2014
Duane C. Richards, Marshalltown , Times-Republican

Fifty-seven million is a large number whether you are talking about money, miles or minutes. Even more depressing is trying to conceive the raw magnitude of the number of deaths that unborn children have endured. The number of deaths is one thing, but very much more important is to understand the raw pain that accompanied those deaths. How difficult is it to understand pain when someone drills a hole in the side of one's head and then proceeds to suck out the brains of that individual? That is what has been happening - 57 million times -over the last few years! Yet, nobody hears screaming, which would surely come. Of course not! These tiny boys and girls are still in the birth canal and have not yet taken their first breath!



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