Mom writes letter after adopting daughter, saves it for 20 years for wedding day

Idea for the future

NATCHEZ, Miss. — More than 20 years ago Sherry Blackledge wrote a special letter to her newly adopted daughter, Brooke, to give to her on her wedding day.

Blackledge wrote the heartfelt letter on a piece of her own wedding dress and saved it for Brooke’s wedding day, according to the Huffington Post.

“Being adopted, I wanted her to know how much I loved her,” Blackledge told the Huffington Post. “And I thought it would be extremely precious when she opened it up and read it on her wedding day.”

In March, Brooke read the letter on the day she married her fiance, Tyler Zugg.

A videographer captured the moment Brooke read the letter for the very first time.

The letter read:

December 15, 1994

Our Dear Little Baby Brooke,

As I write this you are sleeping soundly in your baby bed. You are 18 months old.

We just want…

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