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Pregnancy, it's a big con!

(5 Posts)
BlueBee Mon 25-May-15 19:32:57

Why oh why do they say it's 9 months, when really your pregnant for 10?

<on week 27 but feels like week 92>

WinterOfOurDiscountTents15 Mon 25-May-15 19:36:09

9 calender months, isn't it? 10 lunar months.

Koalafications Mon 25-May-15 19:38:35

I think it's because some months are longer than 4 weeks, but it does seem a bit unfair!

40/4=10

10 bloody months.

They do give us two free weeks at the beginning though.

BlueBee Mon 25-May-15 20:02:39

Ahhhh yes. The 2 free bonus weeks, ok I did like them in the beginning of the whole worried 12 week stage.

It's just hard to explain isn't it. I'm 7 months next week so I'm my head I should have 2 months to go grin

For the record this is a rainbow pregnancy for us so I'm just mega excited to meet our baby.

AbbeyRoadCrossing Mon 25-May-15 22:18:13

In many countries they say 10 months because of the 40/4 thing, I had a very confusing conversation with a friend about it!

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