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    A Twitter Employee Live-Tweeted Giving Birth

    Twitter user @Claire live-tweeted being in labor from the moment her water broke. Update — April 5, 5:45 p.m. ET: Claire gave birth to a baby girl. Congratulations, Claire!

    When Twitter employee @Claire went into labor on Saturday, she naturally decided to live-tweet the entire process with the hashtag #inlabor.

    Twitter / Via @Claire

    It began when her water broke early in the morning on Saturday, April 5. Her father Lance Williams called BuzzFeed on Saturday to confirm that his daughter was in labor in Buenos Aires, where she lives with her husband.

    Currently googling: Did my water just break? #labor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Currently googling: Did my water just break? #labor

    04:31 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Moved on. Now officially googling "Am I in Labor?!?"

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Moved on. Now officially googling "Am I in Labor?!?"

    05:07 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    She tweeted a picture of her Twitter sweatshirt while en route to the hospital.

    Contractions 5 minutes apart. My @twitter jacket on. Headed to hospital. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Contractions 5 minutes apart. My @twitter jacket on. Headed to hospital. #inlabor

    06:19 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    It sounds like she and her husband had a lot of trouble getting to the ER, as her car broke down and they needed to find a taxi.

    When you go into labor weeks early, you don't remember to pack a baby bag. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    When you go into labor weeks early, you don't remember to pack a baby bag. #inlabor

    06:59 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Speed bumps on road and contractions don't mix. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Speed bumps on road and contractions don't mix. #inlabor

    07:05 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Car overheating?! Stopping at gas station. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Car overheating?! Stopping at gas station. #inlabor

    07:18 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Car now broken down. On side of road. Need taxi. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Car now broken down. On side of road. Need taxi. #inlabor

    08:44 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Taxi found. Checked in at hospital. Screaming women abound. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Taxi found. Checked in at hospital. Screaming women abound. #inlabor

    10:51 AM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Once safe at the hospital, she had her priorities straight: Ice chips now, baby name later. She also described her pain as "BLERGH!!!" and said her doctor looks exactly like Bethenny Frankel.

    Please stop asking what we are planning to name the baby. We don't know. And it's getting awkward. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Please stop asking what we are planning to name the baby. We don't know. And it's getting awkward. #inlabor

    12:50 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    This is how I feel: BLERGH!!!!! #inlabor

    To reiterate my labor pains: BLERGH!!!! #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    To reiterate my labor pains: BLERGH!!!! #inlabor

    02:12 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Husband confused by what happens next. Aren't we all? #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Husband confused by what happens next. Aren't we all? #inlabor

    03:25 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Have we talked yet about how my OB is a dead ringer for @Bethenny? #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Have we talked yet about how my OB is a dead ringer for @Bethenny? #inlabor

    03:45 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    As of 4:00 p.m. ET, this was her last tweet:

    Husband upset he forgot his absurd ukelele to welcome child. In our broken car on side of highway? Prolly. #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Husband upset he forgot his absurd ukelele to welcome child. In our broken car on side of highway? Prolly. #inlabor

    03:57 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Update — April 5, 5:30 p.m. ET: Claire tweeted that she gave birth to a baby girl, and would be signing off Twitter for now.

    Baby girl born! Now, to bond. (Read: See 'ya in a bit, @twitter). #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Baby girl born! Now, to bond. (Read: See 'ya in a bit, @twitter). #inlabor

    05:33 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Welcome to the world Luc໚ Paz D໚z-Ortiz! And to Twitter, @lucia;) We love you! #inlabor

    Claire Diaz-Ortiz@Claire

    Welcome to the world Luc໚ Paz D໚z-Ortiz! And to Twitter, @lucia;) We love you! #inlabor

    05:42 PM - 5 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    But don't worry... her daughter Lucia already has her own Twitter handle.

    i think i liked it better on the other side. #born

    Congratulations Claire!

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