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Shameful Howard


Paul Curtis

Poor Natallie was diagnosed

With ovarian cancer

Threatening her life and

Her chance to be a mother

Natallie and Mr Johnston

Once hand in glove

Made an agreement

When they were in love

Six of her embryos

Were fertilised and frozen

And then stored prior

To her cancer treatment

Natallie and Mr Johnston

Fell our of love

Revealing an iron fist

Within his velvet glove

After they split, Mr Johnston

Must have been annoyed

As he demanded of the clinic

The embryos be destroyed

Natallies only chance

Of natural motherhood

Was dependent upon

Howard saying she could

With Mr Johnstonís consent

Refused out of hand

She sought justice

In every court in the land

Then to the European court

But even there she failed

Mr Johnston felt

Common sense had prevailed

Poor Natallies only chance

Of natural motherhood

Still dependent upon

Howard saying she could

Will he change his mind?

You never know he might

Or will he continue to decline?

Is he motivated by spite?

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