Husband adopts wife’s daughter in long-awaited surprise

Mike and Sarah Rousell married in March but have been together for five years. Sarah’s daughter, Camryn, had always wanted to have Mike’s last name.
1:36 | 06/12/21

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The mom and dad, the children they brought together, and the surprise. "America strong." Reporter: Husband and wife, Mike and Sarah Rousell from temple, Texas. Together five years, marrying this March. A blended family, each with two children. Mike with Landon and Aubrey. Sarah with Camryn and Jackson. The vacations, the baseball games the, school events. But there was one milestone left left, Camryn asking if she could be adopted by Mike and have his last name. Mike and Sarah telling her, it's a long process, but Camryn wanted it. Years later, mom and dad surprising Camryn at school. Dad with the sign, "I gave you my heart five years ago, and now I give you my last name." And mom holding, "It's official Camryn Rousell." Camryn walking down that hall. Dad waits with a hug. And mom hugging her, too. And right here with us tonight -- Hello, David. Reporter: Mike telling us what that moment meant for mom and dad and their blended family. Our adoption for me was fulfilling a promise to Camryn that I was always gonna love her and just to let her know that I wasn't here by accident. And little Camryn on her new last name. He has been that kind of person to always be there for me and encourage me. He has been there for five years, but it feels like he has been there my whole life. Reporter: Tonight, a Trevor family making it even more What a way to end the week. I'll see you Monday.

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