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I am the product of a rape

Wed, Jan 17th 2007

Hi: I was adopted since the day I was born. I had a wonderful life and since I was little I knew I was adopted. Now that I am on my 30's I wanted to know about my biological family (I regret it), I found out I was the product of a rape and that my biological mother got schizophrenia because of it. I am shocked and sad , should I get therapy I don't want to suffer from any psychological thing because of this. Please Help!

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