But the more we looked into the process the more he realised it was relatively safe and simple.
In 2008 I joined an agency called Childlessness Overcome Through Surrogacy, which matches childless couples with potential surrogates.
She created a fake profile, 'Jack And Coke UWS' to kick off her search, describing her fictional creation as a cringe-inducing 'blonde, athletic, never married, cigar aficionado', seeking 'a cook in the kitchen, bro in the bleachers, and freak in the sheets.' To her surprise, the fake profile she created for Josh attracted women in droves: 'The first day I browsed for hours, marveling at how accomplished, pretty and serene the 30-something brunettes of New York appeared to be.
These are the types of arrangements that Circle Surrogacy facilitates.
By contrast, traditional surrogates are both genetic and gestational mothers, and undergo artificial insemination and relinquish custody of the resulting child/children upon birth.
If you are interested in applying to our program to become a surrogate, you can fill out an online form fill out the online form here.
Most of this is highly unlikely, of course, and if the other person decides you are not to their taste, you are just going have to take it on the chin.
If you go in expecting the worst, it’s hardly conducive to favourable developments.