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  • Is being adopted unlucky ?
  • by beatricesmith Last comment: 21 Nov 2014 03:25 PM
  • To me, a better title might have been "Why adoptees aren't necessarily the "lucky" child you think they are". I suspect her reply is probably in answer to the question: "Wow, you are SO lucky being adopted!"


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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  • Going to fight to keep our FD! Need advice please.
  • by lotusmama Last comment: Yesterday at 11:34 PM
  • You need a lawyer who has worked in dependency court. Either ex County Counsel or Children's lawyer. I would reach out to advokids.org to see if they have referrals in your area. Then setup a meeting to discuss what is realistic. Fyi- Decent lawyers normally will charge 5k or more retainer. So you want to get someone who is worth their weight in gold.


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Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble - (12 Jul 2014 12:02 AM)
I was born in 1972 to Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble. I was told at age 26 by my Step-Mom that I have a brother! My Mother & I don't talk, haven't for years. So I called & confronted her with i...
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What I know. .. - (12 Jul 2014 12:28 AM)
I think he was born 2 years before me but I'm not sure. I was born in 1972. Mom is Sue Ellen Smith DOB 2/22/1952 & Dad is Donnie Jay Gribble DOB 09/07/1951. My Mom & Dad are almost exactly 20 years o...
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Looking for biological brother (Gribble or Smith) - (07 Aug 2014 11:14 AM)
Looking for my bilogical brother born to Sue Ellen Smith from Newport News, Va, her DOB is 2/22/52....
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ISO Granddaughter - (20 Oct 2014 09:01 PM)
Have been searching for Granddaughter since 2003.She was born in North Myrtle Beach, SC, but was adopted in Brunswick County NC. Birthdate 10/07/1982. She had red hair at birth. Would like very muc...
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