> There is no guarantee: can the quality of pleasure actually be measured in numbers of years?
> Relies on its predictive value: will the child grow up to have a good life/happy
> What counts as pleasure? Is it just pleasure or pain that we want to increase/minimise. Pain is needed to experience pleasure. E.g. a dentist.
+ Consequentialist: avoid disasterous consequences.
+ Secular philosophy (you don't have to be religious - better than Situation Ethics (agape love) and universal: own rules, deontologicals are wrong. ABORTION.