This Man Told His Wife They’re ‘Both’ Suffering Through Pregnancy And Doesn’t Know Why She’s Mad

Since men physically cannot experience pregnancy, it’s pretty widely accepted that husbands need to cut their pregnant wives some slack. Yes, having a pregnant wife can be hard on a husband who is also probably working full-time—maybe taking care of other children too—while trying to help out their wives however they can, but it’s still not the same as being the pregnant one.

One man, however, told his wife that since he worked so much they were “both” pregnant, and now he wants the internet to weigh in on the situation.

Pregnancy Takes A Serious Toll On A Woman’s Body

pregnant wife lying on bed with husband
Photo Credit: Pexels / Amina Filkins
Photo Credit: Pexels / Amina Filkins

Pregnancy is a unique experience for women that—while it produces something wonderful and joyous in the end—can be very difficult to go through. Even if you have an “easy” pregnancy, you’re still dealing with swollen feet, changing hormone levels, morning sickness, cravings, pregnancy brain, or all your energy being sucked away by the baby you’re growing. And those are just the basic symptoms!