When she told me she was pregnant, my immediate response was, “We’ll get an abortion.”

Just like ‘we’re pregnant,’ ‘we’ would get an abortion. I did the gentlemanly (and responsible!) thing and paid for it.

What a boon, abortion was to me and my fellow boy men; sons of the ‘Greatest Generation’ who refused to grow up. We were physically capable of ‘fathering’ children. The mechanics were so simple, a…