Users' questions

Is it common to marry someone with adult children?

Is it common to marry someone with adult children?

Lorain’s experience is not uncommon, nor is her idealistic assumption that a marriage with adult children who no longer live in the home will not be impacted by the dynamics of loss and loyalty.

Can a child be the man of the House?

It’s not only parents imposing this role on their children, some children see what is needed (or at least what they think is needed) and offer to fill the vacuum. For every story about a parent leaning too heavily on a child, there’s one about a child who wants to be seen as “the man of the house now” or “dad’s caretaker .”

Why did Daniel get married to his son?

Daniel assumed he had his son’s blessing and got married. His son’s withdraw from contact alerted him to the problem at hand. As an older parent and stepparent you must realize that adult stepchildren—despite their age—frequently feel: fearful of being abandoned or isolated from their only remaining parent.

Is it correct to say he is married with three children?

It would be correct to write, ‘He is a married man with three children’. A comma is not needed there because the noun ‘man’ and ‘with three children’ are not separated, but in your sentence it is essential, where ‘he’ and ‘with three children’ are separated.

How many children did the first husband have?

The husband had three children with the first wife, then divorced. The husband married the second wife, had one child and separated. The husband currently lives with another woman.

Are the 3 sons entitled to any part of my new home?

I have sold our family home and built a new home since his death. Are the 3 sons entitled to any part of my new home? My husband and I had one daughter who is now 18 years of age. A: Paula, wills prevent disasters for blended families. Your husband died without a will two years ago.

What happens when you marry someone with children?

My husband kept his children up to date about our relationship and things were pretty civil until we married. His oldest daughter cried loudly through the entire wedding ceremony. A few months later one of the children asked how my husband’s will was structured implying that I shouldn’t get anything.