A boy in Nashville, Tennessee, who lived in foster care nearly half his life was finally adopted in July.
When foster parents Kevin and Dominique Gill brought Andrew home to live with them two years ago, it took them a while to break through to him, according to Today Parents.
“During his first week with us, he sat in his room with the door closed and looked at old pictures. He didn’t want to talk,” Dominique recalled.
However, when their son Joc asked him if he wanted to play video games, Andrew agreed.
“They’ve been best friends ever since,” Dominique added.
The family had only planned to help children through fostering, but when Andrew’s second adoption fell through, they knew he was supposed to be with them.
“God made sure the adoption didn’t work out so he could come back to us,” Dominique said.
“From the beginning, Andrew has always