Monday, 8 June 2015

Baby dumped in a dustbin finally reunite with parent after 46 years

According to Daily Mail, A woman who was dumped in a dustbin as a baby has finally been reunited with the mother who abandoned her after 46 years, Read report below


Michelle Rooney was adopted after being found in a bin bag outside a block of flats in Walthamstow, east London. She had been left at the site by Angie Smith, then a 23-year-old divorcee who had hidden her pregnancy and given birth in her father's garden shed.  Terrified of bringing further shame on her strict family after an ugly separation from her first husband, the young mother deserted the baby, hoping she would be picked up by a loving family. The pair have now come face to face after Ms Rooney, a mother-of-two herself, made appealed to her long lost parent publicly. Harbouring no ill will towards her biological mother, she said of their emotional reunion: 'I was so nervous my heart was pounding as I saw her for the first time. But as we embraced it was like greeting an old friend. It felt natural, as if we had always known each other, yet also surreal,' she said , I'd been searching for Angie for 25 years and now that missing part of my life was complete. Finding her was never about recrimination.' 


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