Imagine reuniting with your closest relative after thirty years.
For thirty years, Vicky’s buried shame and abandonment mirrored Barbara’s denial and regret. Teen Barbara gave Vicky away, and tried to forget. Because of her cleft lip and palate, Vicky was orphaned for months before the agency found a willing couple.
In reunion, Barbara and Vicky’s deep connection freed them from lasting effects of adoption. Want to know how? Explore their journey below.