Imagine one day opening Facebook and reading a message from a stranger that says, I think we might be twinsdont freak out
It all began when design student Anas Bordier viewed a YouTube video and saw her own face staring back. After some research, Anas found that the Los Angeles actress Samantha Futerman was born in a South Korean port city called Busan on November 19, 1987the exact same location and day that Anas was born. This propelled her to make contactvia Facebook. One message later, both girls wondered: Could they be twins?
Thus begins their remarkable journey to build a relationship as sisters, continents apart. Over Facebook, Twitter, and Skype, they learned that they shared much more than a strikingly similar appearance. Eventually, they traveled to Korea together to discover more about the land of their separation.One of Facebook's Top Ten Stories of 2013,Separated @ Birthis a story that spans the world and peels back some of the complex and emotional layers of foreign adoption.