They married, got a child, only to realize they are close relatives [Video]
Netizens have been reacting to a story of a lovely couple who narrated to Ebru TV on how they met and ended up marrying, only to find later that they were closely related.
We fell in love and later realized, we are family
Martin Kariuki revealed that he met his lover Rachael Kangai about five years ago while on line of his delivery job where he used a car. He once came across a lady who seemed to be travelling to the direction that he was heading. He therefore accorded her a lift which later developed into one of the most striking love stories to hear.
When their courtship came of age, Martin and Rachael decided to stay together as husband and wife. But after Rachael’s mother learnt of the marriage. She broke the news to her where she informed her that she was not in support of their union since they were close cousins.
To find the truth of their identity, they did their own investigations on how they were related only to find that the claims were true. However, their relationship and marriage had gone in a point of no return since they were living peacefully and had already been blessed with a cute baby girl.
Their persistence in staying together made their families to allow them live together as a family. A development that made Martin to organize his family to pay her bride price.