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In her book, Lockman describes how expectant fathers told researchers that they anticipated their wives would shoulder more of the new childcare responsibilities.
Over and over again, we heard a sense of optimism for the future — even if these expectant parents admitted it was, quite possibly, irrational.What “baby bust”? New and soon-to-be parents on choosing to have kids in dark times|Chris Chafin|February 1, 2021|Vox
The medical community is increasingly moving away from using the “vulnerable” label for pregnant people, but pharmaceutical companies must still take certain precautions when designing study protocols that include expectant mothers.With Little Data to Guide Them, Pregnant Health Care Workers Are Stepping Up to Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19|Jamie Ducharme|January 21, 2021|Time
Its fans include Michelle Obama and Kate Middleton, as well as legions of professional women and expectant mothers.Diane Von Furstenberg, rocked by pandemic, insists the jet-setting woman hasn’t gone away|Daniel Bentley|October 13, 2020|Fortune
Instead, it was as if the world had been waiting expectantly to hear him.When TB Was a Death Sentence: An Excerpt From ‘The Remedy’|Thomas Goetz|April 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The fashionable lady beside me was looking expectantly at Monseigneur C——.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stray goats and mules gazed expectantly up and down the track.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
Mr. Klick had emerged from cover and was standing expectantly with his hand on the cap.
The clerk had put them all up now and packed them into the basket and stood expectantly with the list checked off in his hand.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
The children watched him disappear around the curve and then turned to Jess expectantly.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner
Expectantly I follow his movements; I recognize the vigorous slam of the door and the click of the spring lock.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman