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Shameful Howard
 

by

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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