Even if they can be noisy and smelly, we love babies, don’t we? Innocent, playful and intrigued by the big, wide world around them, they represent hope for the future. In them, we see opportunity to right the wrongs of our life and set about instilling a new one with morals, values and a desire to do good by and for others.
Sadly, not all parents can be so lucky: sometimes, they are born sickly or disabled, facing many hardships over the course of their, unfortunately, short lives. Other times, the child is born early and must fight for survival, as its organs are simply not fully developed yet.