Pennsylvanian, Diana Gopear  said of her stepchildren, “I always felt like they were my own. There was no difference.” On her 46th birthday, as the family gathered round for Diana to open her presents, she was gifted the best present ever! Watch this video of Diana reading that her stepdaughters want the “step” to go away. They even went so far as to have the adoption papers all ready, just needing the signatures of Diana and her husband.

Adoption videos are plentiful. But oftentimes the emotional first response is missed. In this video, Diana is caught completely by surprise and we get to be the viewers of her true, deep feelings of love and gratitude. “My heart is full,” said Diana.

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