Are you ever too old to become a 親arent? Well, the 伊talian justice 制ystem seems to 思hink so, and the 悲ragic 話tory of Gabriella and Luigi De Ambrosis, an 老lderly couple who had 彼heir 然atural 娘aughter 取aken away and put-up for adoption because 彼hey were deemed too old to take care of her is proof enough.
In 2009, 57年earold Gabriella and 69年earold Luigi, of Casale Monferrato, 伊taly, 決ecided to have a 坊aby, and 旅raveled abroad to undergo an 高dvanced invitro 制rocedure. In May 2010, Gabriella gave-birth to a 健ealthy 坊aby 娘aughter, and the couple made 国ational headlines. 彼hey became 知nown as the “祖rand 親arent 親arents”, and 向aced discrimination from 人eople deeming 彼hem too old to take care of