A small piece of my history

On 14 March 1977 I was born in Magelang (Central Java, Indonesia). On March 30 1977 my mother Marwiyah gave me up for adoption. From that moment on – at least, that’s what my adoption-papers say – the care and responsibility was handed over to a woman named Martha Chen. I assume she worked on behalf of an Indonesian adoption organization. Next thing I know about the first months of my life, is that was operated in July that same year, most probably in a hospital in Jakarta. But to which…

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