In birthing class last week (which has been surprisingly helpful) they focused on breathing techniques- and the teacher said, "You really want to control your breathing so you don't black out"
Kory raises her hand: "So, what's so bad about passing out? Why would you not want to pass out while in labor?"
Teacher with a look of shock on her face: "If you pass out you could miss the whole birthing experience"
Kory: "Ok, um, let me ask this again. Why would you NOT want to pass out?"
Teacher looks at Kory and Brent with a blank stare-