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The “Dead Sibling” Effect – A Legal Coopers Clause Allowed by Adoption State Statute
“Your enlightenment too, staved off ever so much more tightly…
Sadly, it is in the bide of these truths, found as being one of the more heart breaking entailments to address in ethical adoption, that more than likely each was to have stayed where kept; bound by this legal cooperage where all lonely faces age - never shown, but always known to have wept!” …from the kept cask of ‘dead sibling’ poet.