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Meeting my father after 53 years

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Amanda Report 15 Oct 2012 18:49

A big thank you to Genes Reunited, your wonderful!!!!
I have recently just met my father for the first time ever through Genes Reunited, at the age of 53. So don't give up everyone. Pluck up the courage and do it, I wish I had years ago and he does too, he's lovely.

Do it for yourself. x