about fifteen weeks pregnant with my third child and was ironing
in the basement while my three-year-old daughter played nearby.
She kept repeating, " I love you. I'm gonna miss you."
she said it a number of times, she finally caught my attention.
I asked her, "Baby, who were you talking to?" and she replied,
"My baby brother." I didn't think much of it and didn't connect
it to my pregnancy.
days later, I started cramping and spotting. I was hospitalized
when it became apparent that I would be unable to sustain
the pregnancy. Approximately ten days after the incident in
the basement, I delivered my son who, needless to say, did
This is a really unusual story. It suggests a psychic bond
between siblings that reaches into the pre-birth period. And
it also gives further evidence that the spirit of the developing
baby is able to interact with its future family while in utero.