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I am leaving the decision to circumcise
by Anonymous
September 17, 2012 at 5:02 PM
Up to my husband.

I told him I wanted him to research it and make an informed decision and that if he wanted out future sons circumcised that he has to be there with them when they have it done.

I feel that when it comes to that my husband should make that decision since he has the same parts.

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  • BarefootGypsy
    September 17, 2012 at 5:03 PM

    seems fair to me.

    edit: I can say this because my husband and I both agree that we would not circ.

  • ashleyrenee24
    September 17, 2012 at 5:03 PM

    I made the decision not to circumcise my son.

  • littlesippycup
    September 17, 2012 at 5:05 PM

    Good, that's what works for your family!

  • bgbootyho
    September 17, 2012 at 5:06 PM
    I don't see anything wrong with that. But if I were you I would want to be in on the discussion and decision. It's a VERY important decision which both parents should research and agree upon IMO. Not just one or the other.

    Good luck with the choice though :)
  • lwalker270
    September 17, 2012 at 5:06 PM
    I have a say in every decision made about my children. As a circ'd man, DH has no more idea what it means to have an intact penis than I do.

    Which is why in *my* house, DH and I made the decision together.
  • ashleyrenee24
    September 17, 2012 at 5:09 PM

    This is how we felt too.

    Quoting lwalker270:

    I have a say in every decision made about my children. As a circ'd man, DH has no more idea what it means to have an intact penis than I do.

    Which is why in *my* house, DH and I made the decision together.


  • Anonymous
    by Anonymous
    September 17, 2012 at 5:11 PM

    I left it up to my DH as well and I have to say he did make a very informed decision. I will also say that may DH was not circumcised until he was a teen and knows what it is like to be both intact and circumcised.

  • jmetz4
    by jmetz4
    September 17, 2012 at 5:13 PM
    I left it up to my sons father. We talked about it.
  • Aydans_Mommy
    September 17, 2012 at 5:14 PM
    I'm a single mother. His father wanted nothing to do with him, so I made the choice.
  • mommyrustina
    September 17, 2012 at 5:19 PM
    Having the same parts does not make someone knowledgeable about said parts.

    If women could only get pregnant if they fully understood how their reproductive system worked, then there would only be about ten women on cafemom.

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