Chapter Two

Ed and Elaine started the adoption process through the agency and attorneys to ensure the number of documents and forms that had to be filed and translated were complete and submitted on time. There were also court hearings they would have to attend throughout the proceedings before they would find out whether they were approved or not. It was an exhausting and consuming process they endured. On February 6, 1959, they were officially handed the court decree permitting them [...]

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Chapter One

I heard a scream from behind a closed door. It was a painful scream, one of agony and terror – like a young child crying out for help. The moment I heard it, I woke up, startled. My face was covered in sweat; my heart was pounding like a drum. I got up, sat on the edge of the bed, and checked the time – it was three o'clock in the morning. I walked to the bathroom and turned [...]

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