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Meyer was conceived during a one night affair between her birth parents. Though the news was as much of a surprise to Jerry
Jerry Knight, a Birth Father who didn't know he had a daughter until she was 41 and he was 70, joins HuffPost Live to describe what it was like when he met his daughter for the first time.
I was adopted as an infant, during a time when adoption was still shrouded in secrecy. My experience is not unique, but it is important. Here are ten of the ten thousand things adoptees want the world to know.
All I could say was, "Hi." I didn't know what else to say. I wasn't even sure what to call him; it was too soon to call him "Dad," too disrespectful and impersonal to call him "Jack."