Adoption has touched countless families since it was legalised in Ireland in 1952, but decisions made decades ago are still affecting people today. In the second series of Adoption Stories, we meet people on all sides of the triangle - children, birth parents and adoptive parents. In the first episode, Pat Garry met Pauline, the love of his life, in 1970. They had a daughter, Lucy, out of wedlock so they gave her up for adoption. They went on to get married and have 5 more children, while Lucy was adopted by a lovely, older couple. When Lucy started to search for her birth mother about 8 years ago, but was told by her social worker that she had passed away...
Adoption Stories. TV3: 8.30pm
Story by Sheena McGinley | 17:08 | Thursday 10th January 2013 | TV Highlights
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