An adoptive family crafts one version of reality together. An adoptee, however, has at least one other version. For my son, it's mostly imagined at the moment, pieced together from our recent visits back to Vietnam, his birth country. But it's his, not ours, and I sense that he holds it close, like all those hidden pages behind pages on the family laptop.

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