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Tick-Tock goes the Baby Clock

by The Urban Blabbermouth ~ I have read in many places that as countries get richer,  the people who live in there have fewer children.  This is odd because as people get richer, they can afford to have more children and yet they go the opposite way. 

Social scientists been trying to figure out why. Some have proposed reasons like the high cost to educate children; watching more television so having less sex;  and of course, birth control pills.

I favor a simpler view, some women do not want to have children.  Some women, despite their biology reminding them to become mothers, do not have the inclination to be mothers.  This is not a new thought to anyone.  Over these many centuries, there were many women who did not want children but they had them anyway.  But, what else could these women do?  The women were dependent on men for their survival…