The Canadian Press

2015-11-20 | Missing Hand Adoption

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A Newfoundland couple's story about adopting a little boy from Kazakhstan is capturing attention. Doug Facey says he knew he and his wife had found the right child when they were sent a photograph of Kirill -- who was missing his right hand. In a remarkable coincidence, Facey's own father was also born without a right hand and Facey says Kirill and his "grampy" now have a special relationship. (Facey says his son, who was brought to Canada two months ago, is adjusting to his new life well.)

Date: 2015-11-20
Placeline: ST. JOHN'S.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 14 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << you never seen anybody else like that so it was exciting to Hot Cheetos or to have a child to focus on but it is the owner in the back of my mind was always you know this is pretty cool that he's going to have a living role model >>