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Your Body by impersonalinfo Your Body by impersonalinfo
it should be obvious enough from all the other things I'm into that I don't give a damn what another woman does with her own body.

It's when you start to claim that "your body" includes something that is quite clearly another person entirely - sleeping when you're awake and waking when you're asleep, using its own eyes to look at things you'll never see, experiencing dreams that you'll never know about, hearing the same things you do day in and day out and processing them independently without consulting you etc., that the argument gets a little ridiculous.

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people making controversial stamps and then disabling the comments are like my primary source of inspiration lately.
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Aegris Featured By Owner 20 hours ago  Student Traditional Artist
Exactly. If a woman is pregnant with a male child, does that mean the woman has two genders? Thought not. 
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Chiminix Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
I think all those people who say "having a baby will destroy a woman's life" are just plain wrong. The baby didn't do anything other than exist, which we're all guilty of. They're the ones who got pregnant and ruined their OWN lives. And rape, well, two wrongs don't make a right.
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fiIth Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
Oh for the ever loving blood of Christ.
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TraumaChick777 Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2014  Hobbyist Artist
It doesn't matter if the fetus is a part of the pregnant persons body or not. Nobody has the right to use someone else's body without their consent. You have to have consent to harvest a persons organs for transplant when they die. So if you believe that a fetus has the right to a pregnant persons body, you're giving an unconscious mass of cells more rights than a living human being AND giving the pregnant person less rights than a CORPSE.
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fiIth Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
This confuses me.  I am not sure if you are for or against the idea of abortion.
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TraumaChick777 Featured By Owner 6 days ago  Hobbyist Artist
I support abortion remaining legal
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fiIth Featured By Owner 3 days ago
goodie
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g00dv1bes Featured By Owner Edited Jul 4, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
ahem, to the moronic dickwads here, first off it is very much a life. life is energy. 
so, allow me to paint a picture here. there is a tree. it is not a /born/ thing. it is still alive though. it's actually been proven that plants feel too. anyhow, so this tree was never conceived. does that mean it is not living ? i think not. if you cut down a tree, you kill it. just because it is not a flesh, conceived being does not mean it is not a living thing. 
the same thing applies to a fetus in the mother's womb. it is energy. it is made up of developing cells. 
furthermore, in my opinion, it really isn't your body. it's another body /inside/ your body. the fetus is most definitely /not/ your body. 
if you think the fetus wouldn't be "bothered" by being slaughtered, think again. i'm unsure myself if i believe in an afterlife, but let's say there is one. once the fetus has been murdered, it's said 'spirit' would still go to said afterlife. it would know its own mother slaughtered it. i do think that would bother me a bit, don't you ?
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fiIth Featured By Owner Jul 23, 2014
Then let's make pregnancy the woman's fault, shall we?
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g00dv1bes Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
where did that even come from ? 
my argument was never about whose fault the pregnancy was. 
it was about whether or not the fetus is alive.
wtaf.
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