15The Inches Turn Into Miles
There's a grieving process involved in the end of any dream.
Especially for couples who had their hearts set on becoming parents together, infertility can easily create a big ol' gap in between you. In fact, it's one of the most sensitive topics to discuss within a relationship. You both want what it seems you can't have. Then, when a doctor actually
says the words to you both, it can feel like your heart has been ripped right out of your chest.
The dream of having a biological baby included. Dealing with this grieving process can cause one or both partners to shut down. A (hopefully) temporary distance can occur and it might feel like you're miles away from your partner. Though with a commitment to vulnerability and communication, couples can reclaim their closeness.