Daniel and William Raillant-Clark celebrated the end of a four-year adoption process this month, by sharing their first family photo on Facebook.
For many social media-minded parents, sharing a photo of the kids on Facebook is no big deal.
But imagine you’d waited years and moved halfway around the world just to adopt your children, only to feel like you couldn’t publicly acknowledge them on Facebook. At least, not until the paperwork went through.
Daniel and William Raillant-Clark celebrated the end of a four-year adoption process this month, by sharing the first photo on Facebook with one of their sons. William called the moment their “second coming out,” because it marked the first time they were allowed to acknowledge Liam, 4, and Philip, 5, in a public way.
The couple originally moved to Montreal from New Zealand seven years ago, and waited another three years for adoption services to link …
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