The unborn child is a feeling, remembering, aware being, and because he is, what happens to him – what happens to all of us - in the nine months between conception and birth molds and shapes personality, ambitions and drives in very important ways.
Thomas Verny, M.D., with John Kelly,
The Secret Life of the Unborn Child, 1988.
Did You Know?
An infant acquires the sense of touch around 7 weeks gestation. Babies develop hearing by 22 weeks gestation. Does an infant know his mother well at birth? You bet!