We sit quietly for a moment. Then Jeff says, “One of those states has made it legal now to abort while a woman is giving birth. Right up to the last minute.”
I nod, wincing. “Yeah. I saw the headlines."
“Yeah,” Jeff says.
We sit here. What else is there to say? He pulls up a video on his phone, and we watch a clip from a presidential debate a few years back. We listen as one candidate predicts this day would come. He warns the nation that if we keep walking the road we're on, we will live in a nation where it will be legal for infants to be ripped from their mothers’ wombs.