It is heartbreaking.
“I don’t know why some people have children at all if they know that they can take only a few weeks off work.
“I know you want a child, and you have every right to want a child, but does the child want you if you are going to put it in child care at six weeks? I don’t think the child wants you, to tell the honest truth.
“I was talking to someone in child care in Queensland this year. She said that we’re going to look back on this time from the late ’90s onwards and wonder how we have allowed that child abuse to happen. It’s awful for the mothers as well. It’s completely heartbreaking.