My First Child

(told by Sarah Ratt) When I had my first child, I was told what to do and how to handle myself. When it came time for me to give birth, our elderly woman and my aunt Daisy were there. Fortunately, I did well when I gave birth because I did what ... read more ››

Giving birth alone in the bush

We were inland that fall. Then winter settled in. We always lived with Bobby wherever we were. My husband and Bobby used to travel to work on their traps. When they left, they used to be gone for a week at a time. I think Daisy was five years old ... read more ››