"Being a parent wasn't just about bearing a child. It was about bearing witness to its life."
There are Four Paths to Adoption in Oklahoma
Step Parent Adoption
Relative Adoption: by one or more biological relatives of the child being adopted
Non-Relative Adoption: by parents who are not biologically related to the child
Adult Adoptions: to establish the legal parent/child relationship between adult parent(s) and adult child(ren)