Perhaps what bothers me most about the article are the last two lines:
As for that baby that will never be, I will remember him always. But I'm quite certain that I made the right choice for the three of us.I'm not convinced. I happen to personally know several people with Down Syndrome (and their parents) who have very happy and fulfilled lives. I know none who have had such miserable lives that the world would have been a better place if they had never existed to begin with.