Do you know your real parents? Do you want to meet them?
Adoptees hear these questions – and variations of them – all the time.
That can put someone who was adopted in a tricky spot, emotionally, since most feel that they already know their “real” parents – the mom and dad who raised them – but many also have a longing to know more about their biological roots and the people who brought them into this world.
Adoptee Rebecca Tillou explores some of her thoughts and feelings on this topic on Adoption.com