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Did your 3rd come early?

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needaholidaynow Fri 12-Dec-14 21:09:09

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holeinmyheart Fri 12-Dec-14 21:30:12

Yep my third came three weeks early and my friend's third was born in a Layby near the Hospital. So get your bag packed ready.
My third was born in about half an hour. Take some paracetamol as you may get after birth pains and if you have to wait for some to be fetched for you, then you may suffer.
The best news is that I think Third babies are lovely and easy.
Best of luck and I hope all goes well.

needaholidaynow Fri 12-Dec-14 21:49:06

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Ihateparties Fri 12-Dec-14 21:51:12

Erm no, latest of the lot disappointingly.

Notnowbernard Fri 12-Dec-14 21:54:59


Was the longest overdue of all of them

marymouse Fri 12-Dec-14 22:06:08

dc1 3 weeks early
dc2 one day early
dc3 five days late sad

badRoly Fri 12-Dec-14 22:07:19

My 3rd was also my latest, sorry!

Royalsteph Fri 12-Dec-14 22:09:33

I'm reading this with hope. my first was three days late and my second was 13 days late so hopefully this one comes early or on time at least

foolonthehill Fri 12-Dec-14 22:09:40

Dc1 on time
DC2 3 weeks early
DC3 2.5 weeks late (and boy did they drag...I was ready from 36 weeks!)
DC4 10 days late.

god luck...hope you are not waiting too long.

foolonthehill Fri 12-Dec-14 22:10:27

good luck obviously though God luck may be good too......

DramaAlpaca Fri 12-Dec-14 22:12:04

DC1 - five days early
DC2 - five days late
DC3 - five days early

Whyisitsodifficult Fri 12-Dec-14 22:12:39

Dc1 three days early
Dc2 bang on date
Dc3 one week early. Also 30 minute labour!

Good luck!

OscarWinningActress Fri 12-Dec-14 22:12:46

DC1 4 days late
DC2 2 weeks early
DC 3 2.5 weeks early

Have your bags packed and DP/DH on standby smile.

Runawayandjointhecircus Fri 12-Dec-14 22:14:44

I went dc1 3 days late, dc2 5 days early, dc3 5 days late. So my 3rd was the latest of the lot too. I had braxton hicks for about a week and then once I had proper contractions it lasted about 3.5 hours start to finish.

Smugnogplease Fri 12-Dec-14 22:15:30

Dc1 5 days late
Dc2 (boy) 15 days late
Dc3 (girl) 16 days late!! ( I'm not one for inductions) Followed by lovely water home birth but still 6 hours ish, 3 stretch and sweeps. I have tough membranes, once they go I'm away!
I didn't have a lot of sex in pregnancy, new dp now for dc4 so I'm hoping the better love life will help this one to make an earlier entry!

LoxleyBarrett Fri 12-Dec-14 22:16:10

DS3 was the only one to arrive on his due date. DS1 was three days late and DS2 was three weeks early.

TheWomanTheyCallJayne Fri 12-Dec-14 22:21:37

6 days over
6 days over
3 months early
10 days early

So yes they did somewhat

GreatJoanUmber Fri 12-Dec-14 22:22:50

DC1 - 7 days late
DC2 - 10 days late
DC3 - born on due date, but this was a planned caesarean, and I had absolutely no signs of impending labour as I waited in the hospital for my ELCS wink

furcoatbigknickers Fri 12-Dec-14 22:23:03

10 days early

needaholidaynow Fri 12-Dec-14 22:37:38

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Bythepath Fri 12-Dec-14 22:59:44

DC1 Due date baby - 7 hours total
DC2 2 days early - 2 hours total
DC3 4 days early - 3 hours total

Petal7 Fri 12-Dec-14 23:03:46

Dc1 -1 day early
Dc2 - 1 day late
Dc3- 6 days late!
Good luck!

DS1 3 weeks early
DS2 2 weeks early
DS3 10 days early, so positively late compared to the others... wink

apotatoprintinapeartree Fri 12-Dec-14 23:10:21

Yes, mine came at 35 weeks and was born in half an hour of waters breaking.

YaMasYaDaWithAWigOn Fri 12-Dec-14 23:13:06

DC1 6 days early (was induced due to OC though)
DC2 9 days early
DC3 14 days early

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