We hear numerous stories of fathers leaving their wife and child behind, but have you ever heard of a wife that left her husband and child? This story, although heartbreaking, will leave a smile on your face once you hear the happy ending.
It was January of 2015 when Richard Johnson’s life changed. Richard’s daughter Persephone was born, and all seemed right in the world. Elation quickly turned to tragedy, however, when Richard’s wife ran away with Persephone to California. The reason why? Postpartum depression. In a crazy turn of events, Richard’s wife threatened to put up Persephone for adoption unless Richard immediately retrieved her.