I agree. I actually liked them. It's better than being shocked that it not. all puppie, rainbows and pink unicorns.
I do remember driving home from my in-laws house for some family gathering. I had been bumbarded with dozens of dead baby stories. I didn't know whether to cry out of dispair or burstt out laughing cause of the sheer absurdity of telling a first time knocked-upper tales of terror.