So, there is this woman named Kathy. She is in the grocery store one day when she bumps into David. The two hit it off and decide to go out on a date.
Flash forward a few years and they are now married with a couple of kids. Their son Leroy is assigned a project that involves getting DNA samples from his family. When the results come back though, they are left shocked.
That is when they learn that they are actually siblings and as babies, they were separated into different homes.
Do they call it quits? Or do they just keep it hidden and stay together? They are already married and have children after all.
Here are 15 couples that had to make that same decision after learning they were related…
15 I Now Pronounce You Twins...
In 2007, a couple over in Britain had just gotten married when they decided to take a DNA test before starting a family.
According to thesun.co.uk, that is when they found out that they had a lot more than interests in common. They were actually twins separated at birth.
They immediately had their marriage annulled.
14 Meeting The Family For The First Time
Back in 2011, an engaged South African couple decided it was time to meet each other’s families for the first time.
According to thesun.co.uk, this is when they learned they were siblings separated at birth. It didn’t end there though; the woman was eight months pregnant at the time with her brother’s child. They were left completely shocked.
13 She Never Knew Her Father
Valerie Spruill’s husband died in 1998. Six years later, an uncle came forward and told her that he was her biological father.
According to thesun.co.uk, Valerie’s grandparents gained custody of her at a young age and she never knew her father.
During an interview in 2012, Valeria commented, “I want this to be more of an inspirational story. If I can come through this, anyone can.”
12 Even Blood Can't Tear Us Apart
A young couple in their 20s learned the ill-fated news that they were half-siblings back in 2010 after taking a DNA test.
According to thesun.co.uk, the ended up staying together but kept the news from family and friends and kept their identities a secret from any tabloids they talked to in order to keep their son safe.
11 What If He Doesn't Want Me Anymore?
Adriana and Leandro dated for seven years, married and then had a child before finding out that they were brother and sister.
According to thesun.co.uk, Andriana spent years looking for her mother. When she finally found her, she learned that her mom also gave up her little brother, Leandro.
Andriana was afraid that Leandro wouldn’t love or want her anymore after hearing the news.
10 Sleeping With The Neighbor Next Door
When a young couple in China were constantly getting teased for how similar they looked, they decided to get a DNA test done.
According to thesun.co.uk, turns out, that the woman’s father once had a long-running thing with the next-door neighbor, resulting in a son.
The father did finally tell the truth, but it’s unknown what happened to the couple.
9 The Shocking Truth That Left Them Speechless
Two men in a relationship decided to star on the Jeremy Kyle Show after they started to have some unsettling thoughts.
According to thesun.co.uk, the two met on a dating website and quickly fell in love. When Jeremy announced the news that the DNA results confirmed they were brothers, the two men were left shocked and unable to speak.
8 A Crazy Twist Of Fate
One couple who decided to track down their biological fathers were left shocked.
According to thesun.co.uk, both parties had been raised by a lesbian couple who had used a donor to get pregnant. The crazy part is that they had picked the same donor.
The husband commented that he loves his wife, but all he thinks now is, “this is my sister,” when he sees her.
7 Lies And Deceit
Donna Price’s took her parents to court after a family member told her that they were brother and sister.
According to the nypost.com, Donna was from another man that her mother had been with, but her three siblings were not.
It learned that they never knew at first. When they found out, they wanted to break it off, but they were in love and the mother was already pregnant.
6 No One Had The Courage To Tell Them For Over 24 Years
A Pakistani couple who had an arranged marriage, learned from their family 24-years later that they were actually siblings.
According to punchng.com, they were separated as children after their parents passed away. They always thought they were just cousins, not siblings, and were left shocked.
“Everybody in town knew we were siblings, but no one had the courage to let us know until now,” the woman cried.
5 We Always Thought It Was Just Coincidence How Much We Are Similar
One Mississippi couple learned they were biological siblings when they went to a fertility clinic to get help with having children.
According to pulseheadlines.com, the couple had always gotten teased for having the same birthday and looking so much alike, they thought it was just a coincidence though.
It was later learned that they were actually twins that had gotten adopted out to different people.
4 We Took The Test As A Joke
Alex and Jason were left shocked after deciding to take a DNA test as a joke and finding out they were related.
According to worldnewsdailyreport.com, they were twin brothers that were separated and adopted to different families.
While Jason was excited over the news, Alex was not and has not talked to his brother since.
3 Fighting Hard To Get Both Names On The Birth Certificate
A French couple went to apply for a birth certificate for their daughter and learned that only one of them could sign because they were half-siblings.
According to rebelcircus.com the law is that when a couple is related, only one parent can sign the birth certificate to protect the child.
They ended up going to court to fight to have both names on it.
2 We Still Want To Be Together And Have Children
When a man called in to Sydney radio station and talked about how he had just found out that his girlfriend was his half-sister, listeners were stunned.
According to honey.nine.com.au though, he called in again a year later to inform listeners that they had stayed together, and they now have a baby together.
1 "We Were Two Bodies, One Mind"
Marc and Pat met while on a tropical island getaway and after only two weeks of dating, Marc popped the question.
According to thatslife.com.au, it was 38-years later when they learned they were first cousins due to their son having to do a family tree in school. When the family ancestry report came back, they were all shocked, but kept on living like nothing was different.
Sources: thesun.co.uk, nypost.com, punchng.com, pulseheadlines.com, worldnewsdailyreport.com, rebelcircus.com, honey.nine.com.au, thatslife.com.au