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By Catherine Marshall-Smith

Richard and Michael, either 3 years sober, have simply made up our minds to rejoice their love by means of relocating in jointly while Richard—driven by means of the will to do the ideal factor for his ten-year-old-daughter, Brady, whom he hasn't ever met—impulsively calls his former partner's father to connect to her. With that mobilephone name, he jeopardizes the only great thing he has—his dating with Michael—and additionally threatens the area of the fundamentalist Christian grandparents who love Brady and notice her as payback from God for the alcohol-related dying of her mom. not able to arrive an contract, the 2 events lease attorneys who've agendas some distance past the pursuits of the families—and Brady is in the beginning relied on into Richard and Michael’s care. but if the pass judgement on learns that the younger woman was once current while a questionable act happened whereas of their custody, she returns Brady to her grandparents. finally, it’s now not until eventually extra tragedy moves that either households are eventually inspired to truly act within the “best pursuits of the child.”

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