*Alicia Keir, 24, knew she was pregnant when she boarded the cruise ship with her friends, but for some reason, she didn’t share what others’ might see as joyous news with them.

That may be because she had an agenda: the baby would never live to see the light of day.

At some point during an October  day in 2011, Keir quietly dismissed herself from her friends, went into her stateroom, and delivered the baby girl, as the ship continued to its Caribbean destination.

But when she came out of the room, she was alone.

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