On the Count of Three: The Embryo Afterlife

1...2...3...TWINS!

That’s what our RE instructed us to yell as the embryologist, Dr. Stout, inserted our two, recently thawed, five day old embryos inside my uterus. So we did. All of us: me, Ryan, the nurses, ultrasound techs, Dr. Dunaway and even Dr. Stout. I’m confident my mother even yelled it from the waiting room.