Baby Heart Rate and Gender: I found that even their shrieks of delight had a kind of bubbling delicacy; it was a quality I wanted to touch with my fingertips, to hold onto. They are generally only recommended for older women, or couples with a family history of certain genetic conditions. I have realized this more and more as my pregnancy has progressed. I kept picturing the moment of birth and the midwife announcing, "It's a girl," and the feeling of having been blessed with a miracle. I don't want to make this my child's burden; I don't want to saddle him with the responsibility of bending his sturdy body to my wishes, of tamping down his exuberance to accommodate my sensibilities, my fragile wiring.
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Seddon School back on solid ground. Still, I knew enough to recognize that aesthetics are subjective, that they are dictated by something much deeper. From Turkey to India. And it only gets weirder. If a sperm with a Y beats all others, then the fetus will be XY. One theory for this has to do with the Y or male sex chromosome being so much smaller than the X or female one. Besides, I reasoned, if the baby was in fact a boy, I didn't want the birth itself to be tainted with disappointment.