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Time for Another

Let's see how many euphemisms can we think of for pregnancy, since I'm going to become an aunty this week.

One per post only, please. That way more people can play.

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adiva_calandia
Nov. 13th, 2006 07:00 pm (UTC)
Knocked up!
littlebluedog
Nov. 13th, 2006 07:04 pm (UTC)
I'll skip the obvious ones and leave one that has stuck with me since taking a lit class at Willamette (although I forgot the prof's name).

"The scarlet freight."

From an Emily Dickinson poem.
littlebluedog
Nov. 13th, 2006 07:05 pm (UTC)
Congrats on aunty-hood, by the way. :)
sionainn
Nov. 13th, 2006 08:22 pm (UTC)
Bun in the oven
cnewman1
Nov. 13th, 2006 09:16 pm (UTC)
In a family way
ghost_light
Nov. 13th, 2006 09:55 pm (UTC)
Up the spout
kornopolous
Nov. 14th, 2006 12:06 am (UTC)
This was the euphismisim for me:

unexpected visitor
xpioti
Nov. 14th, 2006 02:18 am (UTC)
Resident alien.

(Because on the ultrasound they look like, in order, a pea, a lima bean, a piece of broccoli, then a Gray.)
sane_syko
Nov. 14th, 2006 03:28 am (UTC)
The way my brother explained it to my mom...."new addition to the family".
morgoid
Nov. 14th, 2006 05:19 am (UTC)
Preggers
nimue_obscure
Nov. 14th, 2006 08:09 am (UTC)
The word that starts with a "p" and ends in nine months.
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