Gemma decided against having any tests that would disclose whether her baby had Down’s. She knew they could increase the risk of miscarriage; besides, she and Robbie had resolved to love whatever child they were blessed with.
A good attitude to have, surely? But not everything turned out as hoped. This is a very touching account of the disappointment that the parents felt but of the acceptance of their child and their determination to do all they could for her.
Read it at the Daily Mail.