Not meant to be poltical or anything, but...
What if Stevie had never aborted her child with Don Henley?
I've always wondered what he/she would have looked like . How would giving birth and being a mother have impacted Stevie?
I know she worried about ending up a 'cleaning lady' but many other famous female singers have successfully continued their career in music including her contemporaries such as Chrissie Hynde, Madonna, etc. Also, would her child have grown up to be a success in the industry? One can only speculate...
Here's an interesting article from Rolling Stone
about how Chrissie Hynde gave birth to a daughter fathered by Ray Davies of the Kinks. Hynde, along with her baby daughter, then went out on tour with the Pretenders: