Wednesday, December 16, 2009
So, I'm just wondering...why do we always refer to pregnancy in terms of 9 months? Who thought of that? I've always been curious about that. For those of us that are well aware, a normal pregnancy is 40 weeks. 4 weeks in a month x 10 months = 40 weeks. 10 months!
(ok, ok, I understand "full term" is technically earlier, I understand LMP and all that jazz....I'm just saying.)
This very random thought brought to you by a 32 week pregnant lady, who's not complaining; I consider being pregnant the most amazing and blessed thing in the world...but, I'm just saying....
Photo snagged from LeeDaniels on iStock.