Why Is Abortion Right Or Wrong

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One day, Socrates went to the park to train for a 5k run he had signed up for. After running two miles, he decided to stop for a short break. As he was sitting on a bench, a young woman sat angrily down next to him to receive a phone call. Veronica: Claire, listen to me! You cannot follow through with it. Inside of you is precious life. Please realize that. It will be committing murder if you have an abortion. Take time to think about this decision. I will visit you tomorrow, so we can talk more. All right? See you then. Bye.
Veronica: Why can people not see that abortion is murder and should be illegal?
Socrates: Hello ma’am. I happened to hear your conversation with your friend. I know I should not pry into your life, but would you mind
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However, abortion is different situation. A person’s age is determined by the date of birth, not the time of conception. Therefore, the fetus is not considered a person until he or she is born. Women have the choice to do changes to her body like tattoos and piercing. No one can take away the right to modify one’s body. Because the fetus is inside the woman’s body and not considered a person, she has the choice to do what she wants.
Veronica: Let’s agree to disagree. I have to leave. Thank you for being respectful and civil in this discussion. I still do not believe it is right, but you brought up interesting points, and I will reflect on them. Whatever choice my friend makes, I will be support her. Hope to see you again.
The right to an abortion is a right that women should have. Many women face difficult situations where they find themselves needing to have an abortion. It is up to a woman to choose what is best, according to her, for her life. Modifications to one’s body is allowed, and abortion is just another modification. Women should build one another and not tear each other down by judging each other’s decisions. Women, who decide either to have an abortion, make a life-changing decision that everyone should
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