"Becoming Craig's Mother"

My younger son's arrival signaled the end to a decade of heartache due to secondary infertility. So why was I so sad?

One adoptive mother describes her guilt about adoption and joy.
Would he love me? At this time last year, waiting for my son to be born, I worried that he wouldn't return my love. Would he respond as I pulled him close, or would he strain to hear the song of his birth mother instead? Would he feel fear and heartbreak and try to keep it all locked tight in his body, unable to communicate anything more than a cry? I also wondered about myself. Would I possess a mother's ...

My younger son’s arrival signaled the end to a decade of heartache due to secondary infertility. So why was I so sad?

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