Since Christmas, with the help of DNA tests and gentle questioning, James and Maura have discovered the following: On a night out in the Eighties, Carmel, then aged 19, met Tom, and the pair dated for four or five weeks before going their separate ways.
However, after discovering she was pregnant with James, Carmel opted not to tell Tom she was expecting his child.
(It may be helpful to peruse this list of Types of Marriages.) On a side note, the eponymous Siamese Twins, Chang and Eng Bunker, married sisters Adelaide Yates and Sarah Anne Yates.
Now, they have the house to themselves, and an endless California summer stretching out before them.
Through alternating perspectives, they tell the story of how and why their lives spun violently out of control - ri Will and Asheley have a troubled past.
While translating a book on the aboriginal people of northwest India, I came across a tradition of marriages, where one brother–sister pair were married to another brother–sister pair, as well as many similar traditions.
They have a word for this kind of marriages in my native language, so I was wondering whether English has such a word, too. John's sister was married to Mary's brother, which made them double in-laws.
The couple, who hailed from different towns, about 100 miles apart, were both out with friends when they met in a nightclub in a third town several years ago.