Sometimes there is just a need to say something really obvious. To tell someone (or in this case, just write down) something that is not a newsflash, but needs to be said anyway. So here it is...
Holy crap does international adoption take a lot of paperwork. Sheesh!
feel like I've been working on things forever and there is just still
so much paperwork to be done. *sigh* Is this unexpected? No. Still a
pain in the neck? Yes. Worth it? Also yes.