Man Grows Sympathy Belly For Pregnant Wife Staff December 11, 2016 All Stories, Anyways..., As if..., Farm Life, Featured, Not Even, People, Stories 1 Comment Portage la Prairie, MB – A local, devoted husband is giving up his slender, fit physique for the sake of his pregnant wife. Todd Saunders, 33, is taking empathy to a whole new level as he is allowing his body to change along with his wife who is 6 months pregnant with the couples first child. “We call it my sympathy belly,” said Saunders. “I noticed with my wife’s increased appetite I was eating more and exercising less and my stomach starting swelling right along with hers.” Saunders sees his expanding belly as a symbol of support for his spouse and a way of physically participating in the pregnancy. “I want her to feel comfortable and beautiful in her larger body. I feel more comfortable and attractive as well,” explained Saunders. In addition to his growing gut Saunders has noticed his breast becoming larger and more sensitive and his hair getting thicker. Experts refer to what Saunders is experiencing as Couvade Syndrome but Meaghan Saunders calls it an expression of love. “Its like we are pregnancy twins,” said Mrs. Saunders. “I feel closer to Todd and that he understands more what I’m going through.” Mr. Saunders has even experienced morning sickness after nights of beer drinking done to aid with his abdomen growth. “Meaghan can’t drink right now but she appreciates when we can sick in the morning together.” The Saunders say they are considering Todd keep his weight after the baby arrives to take the pressure off Meaghan to lose her baby weight and share any body shaming that might come their way. “We are in this together, now and after the baby arrives.” Notice to readers: Please be advised that while Portage la Prairie is a real place, the content of this and other stories on this website are based on fiction and the imagination of humans. Some events, people and places may resemble reality but the fact remains the information is unreliable, lacking in credibility and truth. Some of this may seem real to some readers but more reasonable people will pick up on the humour and satire. Consumption of this and other stories may cause dizziness, dry mouth, facial blemishes, hives, and thin hair. Should you experience an erection lasting more than four hours please seek medical treatment. This corporation assumes no responsibility for your grasp on reality, ability to tolerate sarcasm, humour and mocking comments. In addition they assume no responsibility for any resulting effects from digesting the content in this and other posts relating to but not limited to the aforementioned website and ancillary media products and modes of transportation. Please read and discuss at your own risk and with great caution. Should you feel nauseous at any point while reading this content please glance away from the screen or leave the website, social media or print page and the feeling should pass. This offer is not valid with any other offer and carries no cash or other value not to mention merit. Drive safe and drink responsibly, always consume in moderation. We like oatmeal and beans. Never open your doors to strangers with weapons or offer rides to same. Please no parking without a permit. And yes, objects are larger than they appear in mirrors – unless the mirrors cause magnification in which case the object would be smaller in reality. Please consult a physician before working out. Call your mom. Pray for Portage. One Response Jimmy Slaiter May 19, 2017 Truth above all. Male sufferage in the modern age. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.