Here is a look at the ridiculous amount of paperwork involved in an international adoption:
The two columns of papers on the right, (with all of the pretty little signatures and seals that cost a pretty penny) and the stack of papers in the front of the left column, were what I sent off today. The other three stacks are papers I keep keep filed away in folders. I wish I had a picture of all of the grant application paperwork I've done too. A There wouldn't be room enough on our bed for all of it.