Just three days after birth, baby Zephany Nurse was snatched from her hospital crib in a South African hospital. Parents Morne and Celeste were shocked over what happened but no one could find the baby even after an extensive search involving the police.

The couple went on to have three more kids but always had Zephany in mind. They celebrated her birthday each year as well, praying she was somewhere safe.

Photo credit: CBS This Morning

Photo credit: CBS This Morning

A break in the status quo emerged seventeen years after the incident…and they were given the chance to meet Zephany, their lost child.

Overcome with emotion, the overjoyed parents could not help but cry as they spoke with the girl, telling her how much they love her.

But Celeste shows just how much a wonderful and caring mom she is when she did not force the child to be with them. Then, she said this…

News Source:

SF Globe