By Moody Adams “A mother has been accused of selling newborn twin boys for £9,000 to pay for cosmetic surgery” reports the London Times.
Sonia Ringoir, a 31-year-old restaurant worker from the Belgian tourist haven of Ghent, is facing from one month to five years in jail for “degrading treatment” of the twins. Belgium has no law forbidding the sale of children.
She told a friend she needed money to fund liposuction, the fat removal procedure. Searching for a quick way to get the funds she said, “It was financially attractive to us. Of course we wouldn’t do it for nothing.”
“It is a sad sign of the times in a society which values youth, beauty and thinness over motherhood. Thankfully no decent woman would result to such disgusting tactics to raise money for cosmetic surgery” writes Maria, Dublin, of Ireland.
People are becoming so self-centered they will commit astonishing crimes when it benefits them personally. This is exactly what the Bible foretold: “This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come. For men shall be lovers of their own selves” (II Timothy 3:1, 2).