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This Woman Took A Selfie While Her Sister Was In Labor In The Background

By Aimee Lutkin

Birthing a baby looks excruciating, and from everything I've heard, it also feels excruciating. I think I'd want to throttle everyone in the room, particularly if they did what new aunt Kat Armendariz did, when she posted a selfie of herself with her sister, Kimberly, in labor in the bed behind her. It quickly went viral, probably because their expressions are in such perfect opposition to each other:

Kat told Mashable that it's not as bad as it looks:

"She wasn't in too much pain at first, so she thought it was pretty funny. I told her I was going to do it, she just started the oxytocin and the labor pains began almost instantly. She started to feel it and right when she was like, 'Oh my god I can't take this,' I took the photo."

Kat's also a mom, so she knows what Kimberly was going through and still thought the picture was appropriate: