Lady Indica: thamike: Frozboz: My father was found as a newborn in a dumpster in the south side of Chicago in May 1937 by a passing policeman.. I can't imagine what would drive someone to do something like that to an infant.Extreme poverty and/or mental illness.Cultural considerations too. A bastard child was a huuuuuuuuuge deal back then and hidden when possible. I would think the odds would be pretty high that it was a young unwed mother who hid the pregnancy and panicked. It still happens today despite there being sooo many more resources for people.Hope your dad was adopted, they still had orphanages then didn't they? :(
thamike: I don't get it.
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