On those first nights, and for months after, my husband and I stare into the Be You The World Will Adjust Dinosaur Autism Shirt and I love this monitor and marvel at the coiled little body breathing steadily under the covers in the next room. “There is a little girl here,” I keep saying, still not quite believing it.
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FOR A YEAR AND A HALF we were assessed by DCF—a process that involved the Be You The World Will Adjust Dinosaur Autism Shirt and I love this protracted scheduling of phone interviews and apartment visits, many of which would inevitably and without apology or explanation get postponed. When we would have those calls and visits, we could expect curt questions that often resulted in being scolded for not having made a dentist appointment or reminders that the arrangement was temporary. “You are not her parents,” one of the caseworkers snapped when we’d asked about traveling. Finally, co-guardianship became full guardianship. And now we are in the middle of a prolonged adoption process in New York State.