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Old 07-07-2009, 11:30 PM   #92
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Re: Do you use a nursing cover in public?

Originally Posted by Punkin View Post
I use a flat as a cover up in public. I don't feel the need to cover on most ocassions, but I DO out of respect for other people. I feel that some people are uncomfortable with a nursing mother showing skin. I don't mind covering up for the sake of other people's taboos - even if I don't agree with them. I'm not out to "prove" anything or to make a statement about how nursing is natural, a-sexual, and need not be hidden -- I just want to feed my baby period. Covering up just simplifies things for me, I think.

I have a blanket that I put a strap on that I use when I'm out if I feel people will be uncomfortable.
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