18. Pregnant

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Williams discovered that she was pregnant during her second year at Harvard Law School. “I was made painstakingly aware of the professional woman vs. homemaker dichotomy that is still present in today’s society. Among some of my peers, instructors, and even prospective employers, I saw the doubt of my ability to succeed in their eyes as they’d hesitantly offer their congratulations on my pregnancy,” Williams wrote.

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