I bent down, my heart was racing, as I whispered in her ear…
No, this is not the first sentence of a romance story.
I was young and outspoken against abortion and I was new to town.
While at my sister’s house we heard that Planned Parenthood was attempting to get a program through the school sports department.
So, I agreed to go to the school board meeting to oppose Planned Parenthood. I was not alone, as hundreds of other concerned citizens filled the school auditorium that evening.
It was odd how the podium faced away from the board members who were to the back of anyone speaking. And I watched as one by one people spoke against the program while the board members talked and giggled from their table behind them.
I was outraged.
Now, it was my turn.
As I started speaking, I turned to…
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