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Things You Should And Shouldn't Say To An Adoptive Family

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11. "What is he?"
The first time someone asked me this, I replied: “A baby?” I didn’t understand that they were asking me about my child’s ethnicity. An adopted child’s ethnicity is often a question mark. Even if it isn’t, it’s a question that lacks tact. Don’t ask unless you’re close to the family.