On his 39th birthday, Patrick decided to do a fun DNA experiment with his 14-year-old adopted son, Evan. Little did he know that this experiment would uncover a shocking family secret. They collected their DNA samples and sent them for testing, expecting to learn more about genetic diseases and perhaps gain some insight into Evan’s birth parents.
Three weeks later, Patrick received a notification on his laptop, indicating that the DNA test results were ready. Excited to explore his son’s family tree, Patrick logged in and was astonished by what he discovered—the test showed a 99% match between his DNA and Evan’s, indicating that he was Evan’s biological father. Read the full story here ▶