People ask this question as if adoption is as simple as filling out a form and picking out a baby. But anyone who’s had a close friend or family member go through the process knows all about the drawn-out bureaucracy, the failed adoptions, the expense of going private, and the trauma of adopting from foster care.
So, don’t ask me why I don’t just adopt, unless you have plenty of time to hear my answer.
It’s Whiny Wednesday. What’s your gripe?