Choose Your Own (Birth) Adventure 15

You know your mom had a short labor with you, and you're hoping for the same. You gamely try the birthing ball, walking around, and hot showers -- you're making great progress! But the contractions are getting hard to get through -- you're starting to rethink the epidural. You're not sure you can make it through without -- but you had so wanted to! You ask your doc between contractions if you can reconsider and he says yes. It's totally up to you. You...