I’m The Lucky One

As I walk through Delhi, with a cute brown-skinned baby girl, everyone’s eyes are on us.   They stare in interest and, finally, work up enough courage to the inevitable question: “Is she yours?” I start my typical spiel, “My husband and I adopted her from Hyderabad. She is ours forever.”  This short conversation ends most of the time with them telling Anaya “You are so lucky that you have been adopted.”  I, in return, always end the conversation with “No, we are the lucky ones.” You see, I am the lucky one!!  In the few months that she has […]