Key phrase: generosity of strangers. Thank God for "strangers" like the adoptive family in this story.
I just read/watched that today. holy cow.our social work system is so broken in america, and sometimes through no fault of the social workers (although, there are bad apples everywhere, I suppose).you should head over to jen's blog and read her story about her son. it's got a happy ending, too. :)http://newbabynews.blogspot.com/search/label/The%20Story%20of%20Joseph