Share Your Story: Intrusive Questions

How do you handle intrusive or inappropriate questions? Tell us the silliest questions you've been asked, and describe your response (whether snappy or not!).

How do you respond to inappropriate adoption questions?
Cost Factor The first question that we get asked a lot is "How much did she cost?" If I don't know the person, and if I don't think he's asking to learn more about adoption, I respond, "How much was your house?" We adopted our daughter as an infant. Someone in my family asked me, "How is she adapting to our language?" I was dumbfounded...not only was she born in the U.S., my husband and I brought her home from ...

Our readers share their stories about how they handle intrusive questions about adoption.

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