Adopted son finds mum and falls in love

An adopted man tracked down his mother and then fell in love with her.

Adopted son finds mum and falls in love

An adopted man tracked down his mother and fell in love with her.

Within a few weeks of meeting his mum Rose, Shane Burke, 19, from Manchester, confessed he had fallen "in love" with her and was suffering from genetic sexual attraction, which causes a person to fancy a relative.

His mother, Rose Bestall - who gave birth to Shane aged 15 - explained to People: "I knew Shane's feelings were completely inappropriate, but I had searched for him for so long and I didn't want to push him away again. I told him I loved him unconditionally as his mum but our relationship could never be anything else."

Shane added: "Now I love Rose because she is my mum, nothing more. I call her Rose as we're all still adjusting, but maybe in time I'll call her mum."

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