Couples struggling with fertility shouldn’t bother looking to the Catholic Church for help. Speaking at the end of three-day convention on diagnosing and treating infertility at the Vatican, Pope Benedict XVI slammed artificial procreation and fertility treatments.
“Pito nou led, nou la”—A Haitian Proverb. It roughly means that it’s better to be ugly and be here. You should be grateful to have your life, compared to not having one at all. Is being “ugly” really the worst thing ever?