Re: Relationship question

Alan Steinfeld

Betty is NOT the step mother of Edgar.  For this to be true, she would have to be currently married to Allen.

Good question.

Happy Thanksgiving to all

-----Original Message-----
From: JoRose <JoRose@...>
To: main <main@...>
Sent: Thu, Nov 21, 2019 7:45 pm
Subject: [] Relationship question

Allen and Betty marry and have a son--Charles.
They divorce.
Allen and Daisy marry and have a son--Edgar.
[Have you noticed that the names are in alphabetical order, for clarity.]
Allen is the father of Charles and Edgar.
Daisy is the step-mother of Charles and the mother of Edgar.
Betty is the mother of Charles.
Is Betty the step-mother of Edgar?
Why or why not?
Thanks in advance for your opinion.

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