My favorite by Dr. Seuss: "I've heard there are troubles of more than one kind. Some come from ahead, and some come from behind. But I be bought a big bat I'm ready you see. Now all of my troubles are going to have trouble with me!
History In Pictures Unwanted babies for sale in Italy. Probably from unwed mothers, poverty-stricken families, or prostitutes. ------ so apparently you didn't need the black market if you wanted to sell a baby in Italy