“Children need two things: the one is roots, and the other is wings.”
Melissa Link parents was raised Catholic, and the expectation was that she would wait for marriage before having a sexual relationship with a man. However, shortly after starting college, Melissa found herself recently broken up from a relationship and unexpectedly pregnant. She quickly decided adoption was the right choice for her baby.
Melissa, her parents, the adoption professionals who worked with them, and her child’s adoptive parents all share their thoughts and feelings about the adoption journey they shared together.