Coming out to your parents is never easy, and some people take years before they build up the courage. But what happens when you find out, while coming out, that your parents… had an even bigger, shocking secret than yours’?

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That’s what happened to this guy on Reddit, who was scared for years to come out to his adoptive parents, so they were already 70-years-old when he did.

“I was told I was adopted from the beginning of my life, so my parents were super transparent”, he writes. “It took me 21 years to come out to them because I knew their reaction would be extremely negative.”

But he finally did – and that’s when things went crazy…


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