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Sunday 28 January, 2018

Mother on miscarriage: 'I felt like a failure. I didn’t protect my babies. My body had let us down.'
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Mother on miscarriage: 'I felt like a failure. I didn’t protect my babies. My body had let us down.'

Jan 28th 2018, 7:30 PM 47,506 Views 104 Comments

Holding the tiny body in the palm of my hands, counting perfectly formed fingers, looking into eyes that would never see, my heart broke into a million pieces, writes Ethna Quirke.

Thursday 27 August, 2015

'I fear the lack of confidence I possessed as a girl will hold back my little girl in our masculine culture'
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# Opinion

'I fear the lack of confidence I possessed as a girl will hold back my little girl in our masculine culture'

Aug 27th 2015, 8:00 AM 576 Views 397 Comments

Mother Ethna Quirke describes her worries for her daughter’s future.