Having Kids: Sometimes The Answer Is Just "No"

My friend Jamie* wants you to know she doesn't hate children. That's not why, at age 24, she decided to get sterilized. She's "just always known" she didn't want to have kids herself; she says, "I think it's just something you can know." She's also aware that not everyone understands why a woman her age would want… » 7/30/08 4:00pm 7/30/08 4:00pm